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Carmelo Bene (1937–2002)

Carmelo Bene was born on September 1, 1937 in Campi Salentina, Puglia, Italy as Carmelo Pompilio Realino Antonio Bene. He was a writer and director, known for Our Lady of the Turks (1968), Hermitage (1968) and Salomè (1972). He was married to Raffaella Baracchi and Giuliana Rossi. He died on March 16, 2002 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »

Died:

(age 64) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Filmography

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 2003 Lorenzaccio, al di là di de Musset e Benedetto Varchi (TV Movie) (adaptation - uncredited)
 2002 Otello di Carmelo Bene (TV Movie) (adaptation - uncredited)
 2001 Quattro momenti su tutto il nulla (TV Series documentary) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Momento 4 (2001) ... (writer)
- Momento 3 (2001) ... (writer)
- Momento 2 (2001) ... (writer)
- Momento 1 (2001) ... (writer)
 1997 In-vulnerabilità d'Achille (tra Sciro e Ilio) (TV Movie) (adaptation)
 1981 Riccardo III (da Shakespeare) secondo Carmelo Bene (TV Movie) (adaptation - uncredited)
 1978 Amleto di Carmelo Bene (da Shakespeare a Laforgue) (TV Movie) (adaptation - uncredited)
 1973 Un Amleto di meno (writer)
 1973 Ventriloquio (Short) (screenplay)
 1972 Salomè (written by)
 1970 Don Giovanni
 1969 Capricci (writer)
 1968 Our Lady of the Turks (novel) / (writer)
 1968 A proposito di 'Arden of Feversham' (Documentary short) (play)
 1968 Hermitage (Short) (novella) / (screenplay)
 1968 Il barocco leccese (Documentary short) (unconfirmed - unconfirmed, uncredited)
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Show Show Music department (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Play "Faust o Margherita", 1966. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | See more »

Alternate Names:

Carmelo
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I am not interested in any filmmaker. I am not even interested in my own films, except for a couple of moments: the failed self-crucifixion in Salomè (1972), and the burnt, torn film in Our Lady of the Turks (1968) as a parody of recollection. See more »

Trivia:

Longtime companion of actress Lydia Mancinelli. See more »

Trademark:

His deep voice

Nickname:

CB

Star Sign:

Virgo

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