No photo available. Represent Italo Calvino? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 160,115 this week

Italo Calvino (1923–1985)

Italo Calvino was born on October 15, 1923 in Santiago de Las Vegas, Cuba. He was a writer, known for Boccaccio '70 (1962), Fantaghirò (1991) and Ti-Koyo e il suo pescecane (1962). He died on September 19, 1985 in Siena, Tuscany, Italy. See full bio »

Behind the Curtain With "Good Girls Revolt"

Presented by Intel: Get an exclusive peek behind the scenes to see how costume design recreates the 1960s in "Good Girls Revolt."

Go Behind the Curtain

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 100 people
created 20 Jul 2011
 
a list of 5861 people
created 10 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Italo Calvino's work have you seen?

Known For

Boccaccio '70
Boccaccio '70 Writer
(1962)
Fantaghirò
Fantaghirò Writer
(1991)
Solidarity
Solidarity Writer
(2006)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (16 credits)
 2012 The Boy Who Shouted Teresa (Short) (short story "The Boy Who Shouted Teresa")
 2009 Voyage of No Return (Short) (story "Invisible Cities")
 2006/I Solidarity (Short) (story)
 2005 Smesne i druge price (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Dozivljaj mladenaca (2005) ... (novel)
 2005 L'isola di Calvino (TV Movie documentary) (excerpts from memoirs)
 1991 L'aventure d'une baigneuse (Short) (short story)
 1991 Fantaghirò (TV Movie) (short story "Fanta-Ghirò, persona bella")
 1990 Efprosopo katafygio (Short) (short story)
 1983 Amores dificiles (Short) (story)
 1983 Dieci registi italiani, dieci racconti italiani (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Avventura di un fotografo (1983) ... (story)
 1970 Marcovaldo (TV Mini-Series) (short stories - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1970) ... (short stories)
- Episode #1.5 (1970) ... (short stories)
- Episode #1.4 (1970) ... (short stories)
- Episode #1.3 (1970) ... (short stories)
- Episode #1.2 (1970) ... (short stories)
 1969 Il cavaliere inesistente (novel)
 1962 L'amore difficile (story - segment "L'avventura di un soldato")
 1962 Ti-Koyo e il suo pescecane (adaptation)
 1962 Boccaccio '70 (segment "Renzo e Luciana")
 1958 Big Deal on Madonna Street (short story "Furto in una pasticceria" - uncredited)
Hide Hide Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
 1995 Palookaville (thanks)
Hide Hide Show Show Self (1 credit)
 2002 Fellini: I'm a Born Liar (Documentary)
Himself / Ecrivain
Hide Hide Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)
 2012 Dans la peau d'Italo Calvino (Documentary)
Himself
 2005 L'isola di Calvino (TV Movie documentary)
Himself

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Collection of short stories: "Ultimo viene il corvo" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Tonio Cavilla
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The inferno of the living is not something that will be. If there is one, it is what is already there, the inferno where we live every day, that we form by being together. There are two ways to escape suffering it. The first is easy for many: accept the inferno and become such a part of it that you can no longer see it. The second is risky and demands constant vigilance and apprehension: seek and... See more »

Trivia:

He was involved in the Italian Resistance during World War II. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Discuss Italo Calvino on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page