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Suso Cecchi D'Amico (1914–2010)

Suso Cecchi D'Amico was born on July 21, 1914 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Giovanna Cecchi. She was a writer, known for Rocco and His Brothers (1960), Bicycle Thieves (1948) and Senso (1954). She was married to Fidele d'Amico. She died on July 31, 2010 in Rome. See full bio »


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Bicycle Thieves
Senso Writer
The Leopard
The Leopard Writer


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 2006 The Final Inquiry (story)
 2001 My Voyage to Italy (Documentary) (writer)
 2000 Come quando fuori piove (TV Mini-Series)
 2000 Il cielo cade (screenplay)
 1999 Un amico magico: il maestro Nino Rota (Documentary) (writer)
 1999 Dirty Linen (writer)
 1998 The Room of the Scirocco (writer)
 1993 La fine è nota (screenplay)
 1991 Rossini! Rossini! (story and screenplay)
 1991 Una prova d'innocenza (TV Movie)
 1990 Dark Illness
 1989 David e David (TV Movie)
 1989 Marco e Laura dieci anni fa (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1989 La moglie ingenua e il marito malato (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1988 Stradivari (screenplay)
 1987 I picari (screenplay) / (story)
 1987 The Inquiry (story)
 1987 Dark Eyes (scenario collaborator)
 1986 History (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1986 Caravaggio (collaboration - uncredited)
 1985 Le due vite di Mattia Pascal (screenplay)
 1984 Heart (TV Mini-Series)
 1984 La ragazza dell'addio (TV Mini-Series) (script - 1984)
 1983 Les mots pour le dire (scenario, adaptation and dialogue)
 1983 Dieci registi italiani, dieci racconti italiani (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Lighea (1983) ... (teleplay)
 1981 Vita di Antonio Gramsci (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay collaboration - 4 episodes)
- Quarta parte: 'Curriculum mortis' (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Terza parte: L'educazione carceraria (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Seconda parte: L'educazione sentimentale (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Prima parte: L'educazione politica (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
 1980 La velia (TV Mini-Series)
 1977 Jesus of Nazareth (TV Mini-Series) (written by)
 1976 Caro Michele
 1976 L'innocente (screenplay)
 1975 Prete, fai un miracolo (screenplay)
 1974 Amore amaro
 1974 Conversation Piece (screenplay)
 1973 Amore e ginnastica (writer)
 1973 Ludwig (collaboration)
 1972 The Adventures of Pinocchio (TV Mini-Series)
 1971 Lady Liberty
 1970 Metello
 1970 Giovanni ed Elviruccia (TV Mini-Series)
 1969 Senza sapere niente di lei (writer)
 1967 Pride and Vengeance (story and screenplay)
 1967 The Stranger
 1967 The Taming of the Shrew (screen play)
 1966 The Queens (screenplay - segment "Fata Armenia")
 1966 Me, Me, Me... and the Others (dialogue)
 1965 Sandra (story and screenplay)
 1965 Casanova 70 (story and screenplay)
 1963 The Leopard (screenplay and adaptation)
 1962 Boccaccio '70 (segments "Renzo e Luciana", "Il lavoro")
 1961 The Best of Enemies (screenplay - as Suso)
 1961 The Two Shy People (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1961 The Wastrel
 1960 Rocco and His Brothers (screenplay and dialogue) / (story)
 1960 It Started in Naples (screenplay)
 1960 Vita col padre e con la madre (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1960) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (screenplay)
 1959 Violent Summer (screenplay)
 1959 The Swindlers (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 ...and the Wild Wild Women (dialogue)
 1958 Big Deal on Madonna Street (screenplay)
 1958 La sfida (screenplay) / (story)
 1957 Le Notti Bianche (story and screenplay)
 1956 Defend My Love (story - as Suso Cecchi-D'Amico)
 1956 What a Woman! (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 Le Amiche (screenplay)
 1955 Graziella
 1954 Forbidden
 1954 Too Bad She's Bad (subject & scenario)
 1954 The Cheerful Squadron (screenplay)
 1954 Senso (screenplay) / (story)
 1954 The Anatomy of Love (segment "Il Pupo")
 1954 100 Years of Love (screenplay)
 1953 Empty Eyes (writer)
 1953 We, the Women (collaborating writer - segment "Anna Magnani")
 1953 I vinti (writer)
 1953 Eager to Live (writer)
 1953 The World Condemns Them (scenario)
 1953 The Lady Without Camelias (screenplay)
 1952 Times Gone By (screenplay) / (stories selection)
 1952 Anita Garibaldi (uncredited)
 1952 The City Stands Trial (screenplay)
 1952 Hello Elephant (screenplay) / (story)
 1951 Bellissima (screenplay)
 1951 Miracle in Milan (screenplay)
 1950 Honeymoon Deferred (story)
 1950 His Last Twelve Hours (screenplay)
 1950 Father's Dilemma (screenplay)
 1950 Pact with the Devil (writer)
 1950 It's Forever Springtime (screenplay) / (story)
 1949 Heaven Over the Marshes (screenplay)
 1949 The Walls of Malapaga (screenplay)
 1949 Fabiola (screenplay - uncredited)
 1948 Bicycle Thieves (screenplay - as Suso D'Amico)
 1948 Guaglio (writer)
 1947 Angelina (screenplay - as S. D'Amico) / (story - as Suso D'Amico)
 1947 Flesh Will Surrender (screenplay - as Suso D'Amico)
 1947 To Live in Peace (screenplay) / (story)
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