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Sergio Citti (1933–2005)

Sergio Citti was born on May 30, 1933 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975), We Free Kings (1996) and Viper (2000). He died on October 11, 2005 in Ostia, Rome. See full bio »

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 2006 Baciami piccina (idea)
 2000 Viper (screenplay) / (story)
 1996 We Free Kings (story)
 1989 Mortacci (screenplay) / (story)
 1985 Sogni e bisogni (TV Mini-Series) (teleplay - 11 episodes)
- Cuore nero (1985) ... (teleplay)
- Sant'Analfabeta (1985) ... (teleplay)
- Verde luna (1985) ... (teleplay)
- Anche questo è amore (1985) ... (teleplay)
- L'imbiancone (1985) ... (teleplay)
 1984 Qualcosa di biondo (TV Movie) (story - uncredited)
 1981 Il minestrone (written by)
 1979 Two Pieces of Bread (screenplay) / (story)
 1977 Beach House (screenplay)
 1975 Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (screenplay collaborator)
 1973 Bawdy Tales (writer)
 1970 Ostia (story and screenplay)
 1968 Appunti per un film sull'India (TV Short documentary) (collaboration - uncredited)
 1962 Violent Life (dialogue collaboration)
 1962 The Grim Reaper (screenplay)
 1961 Accattone (additional dialogue)
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Book, "Mi chiamo Sergio Citti, racconto storie", Cagliari: CUEC, 1999
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He was a guy from the suburbs of Rome. He was first contacted by Pier Paolo Pasolini as a trainer for the dialogues in Roman dialect for "Ragazzi di vita". Afet that, was born a close friendship between the director and Citti who became co-writer of his movies. Citti became a director too with some successful movies, but in the last years of his life, he spent his time ill and alone. And poor, ... See more »

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