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Salvatore Gotta (1887–1980)

A noted novelist in the early and mid-20th Century and a contributor to the noted Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera ("Courier of the Evening"), his best-known work is the lyrics for the martial song "Giovinezza" ("Youth"), with accompanying music by Giuseppe Blanc, the fascist anthem of fascist Italy. Reportedly, he was personally ... See full bio »


(age 93) in Rapallo, Liguria, Italy

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 1986 Mino (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (novel)
 1959-1960 Ottocento (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1960) ... (novel - as Salvator Gotta)
- Episode #1.4 (1959) ... (novel - as Salvator Gotta)
- Episode #1.3 (1959) ... (novel - as Salvator Gotta)
- Episode #1.2 (1959) ... (novel - as Salvator Gotta)
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... (novel - as Salvator Gotta)
 1952 Black Feathers (screenplay)
 1944 The Mountain Woman (novel "I giganti innamorati")
 1941 L'amore canta (dialogue)
 1941 La fuggitiva (dialogue - uncredited)
 1940 Addio, giovinezza! (screenplay)
 1940 Piccolo alpino (novel)
 1939 Diamonds (adaptation - as Salvator Gotta) / (novel "Abocca nuda" - as Salvator Gotta)
 1936 La damigella di Bard (play "La damicella di Bard" - as Salvator Gotta)
 1936 Cavalleria (story)
 1934 Everybody's Woman (novel)
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 1985 Mussolini: The Untold Story (TV Mini-Series) ("Giovinezza")
 1981 Lion of the Desert (lyrics: "Giovinezza" - uncredited)
 1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady (writer: "Giovinezza" - uncredited)

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