Mastroianni in Scipione detto anche l'Africano (1971)
7 November 1929|
Turin, Piedmont, Italy
9 September 1996 (aged 66)|
Torvaianica, Lazio, Italy
Marcello Mastroianni (brother)|
Chiara Mastroianni (niece)
Born in Turin, he was the brother of the actor Marcello Mastroianni and nephew of the sculptor Umberto Mastroianni. He had a notable collaboration with director Federico Fellini, whose films he edited for over twenty years; their work includes Giulietta degli spiriti (1965), Amarcord (1973), and Ginger and Fred (1986). He had a similarly notable collaboration with director Luchino Visconti in films like Le Notti Bianche (1957), Morte a Venezia (1971) , Ludwig (1972) and Gruppo di Famiglia in un Interno (1974). He also edited the 1974 absurdist western comedy Don't Touch The White Woman!.
Ruggero Mastroianni died in Torvaianica, near Rome, in 1996.