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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 was married to Esther Judith Singer. He died on September 19, 1985 in Siena, Tuscany, Italy. See full bio »

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Known For

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

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 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)
 1966 America paese di Dio (Documentary) (text)
 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)
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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
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Cities, like dreams, are made of desires and fears, even if the thread of their discourse is secret, their rules are absurd, their perspectives deceitful, and everything conceals something else. See more »

Trivia:

Wrote a story for Michelangelo Antonioni entitled 'Tecnicamente dolce' in 1970, but the movie was never made. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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