Dante Ferretti Poster


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Overview (1)

Date of Birth 26 February 1943Macerata, Marche, Italy

Mini Bio (1)

Dante Ferretti was born on February 26, 1943 in Macerata, Marche, Italy. He is known for his work on Shutter Island (2010), The Aviator (2004) and Gangs of New York (2002).

Spouse (1)

Francesca Lo Schiavo (? - ?)

Trade Mark (2)

Frequently provides the art direction in many of Martin Scorsese, Federico Fellini and Pier Paolo Pasolini films.
Frequently works with his wife, set-decorator Francesca Lo Schiavo.

Trivia (4)

Father of Edoardo Ferretti.
In 1999, he simultaneously worked on Martin Scorsese's Bringing Out the Dead (1999) and Julie Taymor's Titus (1999).
As of 2014, of his ten Oscar nominations (among them 3 wins), eight of them were shared with his wife, set-decorator Francesca Lo Schiavo. The other two nominations were one shared with set-decorator Robert J. Franco and a sole nomination as Best Costume Design.
As of 2015, Dante Ferretti worked with director Martin Scorsese on eight pictures. They are The Age of Innocence (1993), Casino (1995), Kundun (1997), Bringing Out the Dead (1999), Gangs of New York (2002), The Aviator (2004), Shutter Island (2010) and Hugo (2011).

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