Luigi Bazzoni

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Luigi Bazzoni
Born (1929-06-25)25 June 1929
Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy
Died 1 March 2012(2012-03-01) (aged 82)
Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy
Occupation Film director, screenwriter

Luigi Bazzoni (25 June 1929 - 1 March 2012)[1] was an Italian director and screenwriter.

Born in Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy, Bazzoni was the elder brother of the film director and cinematographer Camillo Bazzoni and a cousin of the Academy Award winner Vittorio Storaro.[2]

He began his career as assistant director of Mauro Bolognini.[2] Later he became director of films and short films, gaining critical attention for two spaghetti westerns, L'Uomo, l'orgoglio, la vendetta and Blu Gang - Vissero per sempre felici e ammazzati.[2] His short film Di Domenica achieved a Special Mention at the 1963 Cannes Film Festival.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Francesco Barilli, "In Nero", Nocturno Cinema N. 116, Aprile 2012, p. 4.
  2. ^ a b c Marco Giusti. Dizionario del western all'italiana. Mondadori, 2007. ISBN 88-04-57277-9. 
  3. ^ Bianco e nero , Volume 24. Centro sperimentale di cinematografia., 1963. 

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