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Sergio Amidei (1904–1981)

Sergio Amidei was born on October 30, 1904 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary. He was a writer and producer, known for Rome, Open City (1945), Paisan (1946) and Storie di ordinaria follia (1981). He died on April 14, 1981 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 76) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Rome, Open City
Paisan Writer
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 1982 La nuit de Varennes (screenplay and dialogue)
 1981 Storie di ordinaria follia (adaptation) / (scenario)
 1979 Gran bollito
 1978 Le témoin (writer)
 1977 Un borghese piccolo piccolo (screenplay)
 1973 Anastasia mio fratello (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Ipotesi sulla scomparsa di un fisico atomico (TV Movie) (original story)
 1971 Why
 1968 Colpo di sole (writer)
 1968 Il medico della mutua (writer)
 1967 Singapore, Singapore (writer)
 1965 La fuga (screenplay)
 1964 La vita agra (screenplay)
 1964 Liolà
 1963 Il processo di Verona (writer)
 1962 Gli anni ruggenti (story)
 1961 Fantasmi a Roma (idea)
 1961 Garibaldi (story)
 1959 General Della Rovere (writer)
 1958 Love on the Riviera (writer)
 1957 Il momento più bello (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Peccato di castità (as Amidei)
 1956 The Bigamist
 1955 Picasso (Documentary)
 1955 Racconti romani (screenplay)
 1954 Fear
 1954 The Bed (screenplay - segment "Divorce, Le")
 1954 High School
 1954 Chronicle of Poor Lovers (screenplay)
 1954 Daughters of Destiny (story - segment "Elisabeth")
 1954 Guerra e pace (Documentary short)
 1953 It Happened in the Park (story & script)
 1953 Anni facili (screenplay)
 1953 Gelosia
 1952 Three Girls from Rome (screenplay) / (story)
 1950 Vita da cani (screenplay)
 1950 Patto col diavolo (writer)
 1950 Domenica d'agosto (screenplay - uncredited) / (story)
 1950 Stromboli (collaboration - as Sergio Amedei)
 1948 Anni difficili (writer)
 1948 Sotto il sole di Roma (writer)
 1948 Germany Year Zero (italian version - italian version)
 1947 L'altra (writer)
 1947 Fatalità
 1947 Cronaca nera (screenplay) / (story)
 1946 Paisan (screenplay and dialogue) / (story - as S. Amidei)
 1946 Shoeshine (screenplay) / (story)
 1945 Rome, Open City (screenplay) / (story)
 1944 Il cappello da prete (screenplay)
 1943 Addio, amore! (screenplay)
 1943 Sogno d'amore (screenplay)
 1943 T'amerò sempre (screenplay)
 1943 Tristi amori (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1943 Harlem (screenplay)
 1943 Gli ultimi filibustieri (screenplay)
 1943 Il figlio del corsaro rosso (screenplay)
 1942 Gelosia (screenplay and dialogue)
 1942 Don Cesare di Bazan (screenplay)
 1942 La bisbetica domata (screenplay)
 1942 Gioco pericoloso (screenplay)
 1942 Regina di Navarra (screenplay) / (story)
 1942 Giungla (screenplay)
 1941 L'ultimo ballo (adaptation) / (screenplay)
 1941 Il pozzo dei miracoli (screenplay)
 1941 Il prigioniero di Santa Cruz (screenplay)
 1940 El marido provisional (screenplay)
 1940 Dopo divorzieremo (screenplay)
 1940 Cuori nella tormenta (screenplay)
 1940 Arditi civili (screenplay)
 1939 La notte delle beffe (screenplay)
 1939 Cose dell'altro mondo (writer)
 1939 Traversata nera (screenplay)
 1938 Battles in the Shadow (screenplay)
 1938 Friendship (screenplay - uncredited)
 1938 Pietro Micca (screenplay)
 1938 The Count of Brechard (screenplay - uncredited)
 1936 Don Bosco (screenplay - uncredited)
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