Luigi Scattini

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Luigi Scattini
Born(1927-05-17)17 May 1927
Died12 July 2010(2010-07-12) (aged 83)
Rome, Italy
OccupationFilm director

Luigi Scattini (17 May 1927 – 12 July 2010) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.

Scattini graduated in law, then he began his career as a journalist and a film critic for several weekly magazines such as Gente and Oggi.[1] In the 1960s he entered the cinema industry as a director of ephemeral films and mondo documentaries.[1] He also directed several feature films, including the comedy War Italian Style with Buster Keaton.[1] He was also active as a producer, a film editor and a dubbing director.[1][2] He was the father of the actress Monica Scattini.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c d Roberto Poppi. I registi: dal 1930 ai giorni nostri. Gremese Editore, 2002. p. 43. ISBN 8884401712.
  2. ^ a b "E' morto Luigi Scattini". La Repubblica. 25 December 2014. Retrieved 25 December 2014.

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