Giuliano Carnimeo

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Giuliano Carnimeo
Born 4 July 1932 (1932-07-04)
Bari, Italy
Died 10 September 2016 (2016-09-11) (aged 84)
Rome, Italy
Other names Anthony Ascott
Occupation Film director, screenwriter

Giuliano Carnimeo (4 July 1932 – 10 September 2016) was an Italian director and screenwriter, sometimes credited as Anthony Ascott.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Bari, Carmineo started his career as assistant director for, among others, Giorgio Simonelli and Camillo Mastrocinque.[1] He made his directorial debut as co-director, alongside George Sherman, of the international co-production Panic Button, later focused on genre films, especially spaghetti westerns and commedie sexy all'italiana.[2] He died in Rome on 10 September 2016.[3][4]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Marco Giusti. Dizionario del western all'italiana. Mondadori, 2007. ISBN 88-04-57277-9. 
  2. ^ Gianni Canova. Enciclopedia del cinema. Garzanti, 2005. 
  3. ^ Tom Betts (11 September 2016). "RIP Anthony Ascott (Giuliano Carnimeo)". Western All'Italiana. Retrieved 12 September 2016. 
  4. ^ Marco Giusti (12 September 2016). "Il necrologio dei giusti". Dagospia. Retrieved 12 September 2016. 

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