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Franco Cristaldi (1924–1992)

Franco Cristaldi was born on October 3, 1924 in Turin, Piedmont, Italy. He was a producer and writer, known for Cinema Paradiso (1988), The Name of the Rose (1986) and Amarcord (1973). He was married to Zeudi Araya Cristaldi, Claudia Cardinale and Carla Simonetti. He died on July 1, 1992 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. See full bio »


(age 67) in Monte Carlo, Monaco

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 9 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Cinema Paradiso
Cinema Paradiso Producer
The Name of the Rose
Amarcord Producer
Divorce Italian Style


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 2009 Franco Cristaldi e il suo cinema Paradiso (Documentary) (executive producer - archive footage)
 1992 The Flight of the Innocent (producer)
 1988 Cinema Paradiso (producer)
 1987 Last Summer in Tangiers (producer)
 1987 Control (producer)
 1986 The Name of the Rose (co-producer)
 1984 La ragazza dell'addio (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 1984)
 1983 Hearts and Armour (producer)
 1983 And the Ship Sails On (producer)
 1982-1983 Marco Polo (TV Mini-Series) (producer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1983) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.7 (1983) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.5 (1983) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... (producer)
 1982 Ad ovest di Paperino (producer)
 1980 I Made a Splash (producer)
 1980 Café Express (producer)
 1979 The Persian Lamb Coat (producer)
 1979 Tesoro mio (producer)
 1979 Ogro (producer)
 1979 Ratataplan (producer)
 1979 Christ Stopped at Eboli (producer)
 1978 Amori miei (producer)
 1977 Wifemistress (producer)
 1976 Mr. Robinson (producer)
 1975 Di che segno sei? (producer)
 1973 Amarcord (producer)
 1973 Lucky Luciano (producer)
 1972 Lady Caroline Lamb (executive producer)
 1972 Winged Devils (producer)
 1972 L'udienza (producer)
 1972 The Mattei Affair (producer)
 1971 In the Name of the Father (producer)
 1969 The Red Tent (producer)
 1969 Il giovane normale (producer)
 1969 Oh, Grandmother's Dead (producer)
 1969 Coup D'Etat (producer)
 1969 Alibi (producer)
 1968 A Fine Pair (executive producer)
 1967 China Is Near (producer)
 1967 Kill Me Quick, I'm Cold (producer)
 1967 Per amore... per magia... (producer)
 1967 A Rose for Everyone (producer)
 1965 L'antimiracolo (Documentary) (producer)
 1965 Sandra (producer)
 1965 The Dictator's Guns (producer - uncredited)
 1964 Time of Indifference (producer)
 1964 Seduced and Abandoned (producer)
 1964 Bebo's Girl (producer)
 1963 The Organizer (producer)
 1963 Mare matto (producer)
 1963 Omicron (producer)
 1962 My Son, the Hero (producer)
 1962 Salvatore Giuliano (producer)
 1961 Divorce Italian Style (producer)
 1961 Day by Day, Desperately (producer)
 1961 A Day for Lionhearts (producer)
 1961 Phantom Lovers (producer)
 1961 The Assassin (producer)
 1960 Kapò (producer)
 1960 Silver Spoon Set (producer)
 1959 Audace colpo dei soliti ignoti (producer)
 1959 The Swindlers (producer)
 1958 Rascel marine (producer)
 1958 The Law Is the Law (producer)
 1958 Big Deal on Madonna Street (producer)
 1958 Piece of the Sky (producer)
 1958 The Seducer-Man of Straw (producer)
 1958 La sfida (producer)
 1957 Rascel-Fifì (producer)
 1957 Le Notti Bianche (producer)
 1957 A Hero of Our Times (producer)
 1957 Kean: Genius or Scoundrel (producer)
 1956 Nero's Mistress (producer)
 1954 Il seduttore (producer)
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