Anchise Brizzi

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Anchise Brizzi
Anchise Brizzi 1939.jpg
Born (1887-10-05)5 October 1887
Poppi, Arezzo
Died 29 February 1964(1964-02-29) (aged 76)
Rome, Italy
Years active 1914-1963

Anchise Brizzi (5 October 1887 – 29 February 1964) was an Italian cinematographer.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Poppi, Arezzo, Brizzi attended the regio istituto tecnico, specializing in optics and photography, then entered the cinema industry in the early 1910s.[1] He won the best cinematography award at the 1948 Locarno International Film Festival for the film The Charterhouse of Parma directed by Christian-Jaque.[2] He worked as cinematographer in more than 100 productions, including Vittorio De Sica's Shoeshine, Orson Welles' Othello, Alessandro Blasetti's 1860, Gregory Ratoff's Black Magic, Mario Camerini's Il signor Max.

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Silvio D'Amico. Enciclopedia dello spettacolo , Volume 2. Unedi-Unione editoriale, 1975. 
  2. ^ Andrea LeVasseur. "The Charterhouse of Parma". MTV. Retrieved 10 September 2012. 

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