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Damiano Damiani (1922–2013)

Damiano Damiani was born on July 23, 1922 in Pasiano di Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Confessions of a Police Captain (1971), Pizza Connection (1985) and A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot (1975). He died on March 7, 2013 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 90) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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 2001 Ama il tuo nemico 2 (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1999 Ama il tuo nemico (TV Movie) (story)
 1995 Non parlo più (TV Movie)
 1994 Una bambina di troppo (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1992 Angel with a Gun (screenplay) / (story)
 1990 Il sole buio
 1989 Massacre Play
 1988 Lenin: The Train (TV Movie) (story) / (teleplay)
 1986 The Inquiry
 1985 Pizza Connection (screenplay) / (story)
 1982 Parole e sangue (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... (screenplay)
 1980 The Warning
 1979 Un uomo in ginocchio (screenplay) / (story)
 1977 I Am Afraid
 1974 The Devil Is a Woman (screenplay) / (story)
 1971 Confessions of a Police Captain (screenplay) / (story)
 1970 The Most Beautiful Wife (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 A Complicated Girl (writer)
 1968 Mafia (writer)
 1963 The Reunion (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Blood Feud
 1960 Cleopatra's Daughter (story and screenplay)
 1960 Lipstick
 1960 The Cossacks (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Love Now, Pay Later (story)
 1959 Prisoner of the Volga (writer)
 1959 Head of a Tyrant (writer)
 1959 Herod the Great (screenplay) / (story)
 1954 Le giostre (Documentary)
 1953 Piovuto dal cielo (writer)
 1948 Uomini senza domani (screenplay)
 1947 La banda d'Affori (Documentary)
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His best known film abroad was the political thriller Confessions of a Police Captain (1971), starring Franco Nero. This was one of the first films to openly look at the all-pervading influence of the Mafia, based on actual events in Palermo in 1969. See more »

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