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 1983 Hanna K. (original scenario) / (written by)
 1976 Mr. Klein (written by)
 1975 The Suspect
 1972 State of Siege (original scenario) / (written by)
 1972 The Assassination of Trotsky (uncredited)
 1969 Burn! (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 Tepepa (screenplay) / (story)
 1968 The Mercenary (story)
 1966 A Bullet for the General (adaptation and dialogue)
 1966 The Big Gundown (story)
 1966 The Battle of Algiers (story - as F. Solinas) / (written by)
 1965 The Camp Followers (screenplay)
 1962 Violent Life (screenplay)
 1961 Madame
 1961 Vanina Vanini (adaptation)
 1960 Kapò
 1960 The Savage Innocents (adaptation)
 1957 La grande strada azzurra (novel "Squarciò") / (screenplay)
 1957 Die Windrose (Documentary) (segment "Giovanna")
 1955 Giovanna (Short)
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