TV directors Famous Television Directors from Italy

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List of notable or famous television directors from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in Italy and even some popular television directors who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from Italy is included when available.

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This historic television directors from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from Italy?" These prominent television directors of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian television directors.

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Alfredo Giannetti was an Italian screenwriter and film director. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay in 1962 for his work in Divorce, Italian Style. ...more

Age: Died at 71 (1924-1995)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

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Bruno Bozzetto is an Italian cartoon animator, creator of many short pieces, mainly of a political or satirical nature. He created his first animated short "Tapum! the weapons' story" in 1958 at the age of 20. His most famous character, a hapless little man named "Signor Rossi", has been featured in many animated shorts as well as starring in three feature films: Mr. Rossi Looks for Happiness, Mr. Rossi's Dreams, and Mr. Rossi's Vacation. In 1965, Bozzetto produced his first feature-length animated film: West and soda, a parody of American Western films. In 1968, Bozzetto released VIP my Brother Superman, a superhero spin-off. However, his best-known work is probably the 1976 feature film ...more

Age: 80

Birthplace: Milan, Italy

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Carlo di Carlo

Carlo di Carlo is a screenwriter, film and television director. ...more

Age: 79

Birthplace: Bologna, Italy

Daniele D'Anza was a film and television director and screenwriter. ...more

Age: Died at 62 (1922-1984)

Birthplace: Milan, Italy

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