Giuseppe Verdi (film)

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Giuseppe Verdi
Directed by Carmine Gallone
Produced by Carmine Gallone
Written by Carmine Gallone
Lucio D'Ambra
Starring Fosco Giachetti
Gaby Morlay
Germana Paolieri
Camillo Pilotto
Cinematography Massimo Terzano
Edited by Oswald Hafenrichter
Production
  company
Italia Film
Distributed by ENIC
Release date(s) August 1938
Running time 110 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian

Giuseppe Verdi is a 1938 Italian biographical film directed by Carmine Gallone and starring Fosco Giachetti, Gaby Morlay and Germana Paolieri. The film portrays the life of the composer Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901). The casting of Giachetti as Verdi was intended to emphasise the composer's patriotism, as he had recently played patriotic roles in films such as The White Squadron.[1] The film was made at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome. The film is also known by the alternative title The Life of Giuseppe Verdi.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Landy p.141-142

Bibliography[edit]

  • Landy, Marcia. The Folklore of Consensus: Theatricality in the Italian Cinema, 1930-1943. SUNY Press, 1998.

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