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Giuseppe Tornatore


Giuseppe Tornatore was born on May 27, 1956 in Bagheria, Sicily, Italy. He is a writer and director, known for Cinema Paradiso (1988), Malèna (2000) and The Best Offer (2013). See full bio »
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Won 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 46 wins & 45 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 The Best Offer (written by)
 2009 Everybody's Fine (original screenplay)
 2009 Baarìa (story and screenplay)
 2006 The Unknown Woman (story and screenplay)
 2000 Malèna (screenplay)
 1998 The Legend of 1900 (written by)
 1995 Il grande Fausto (TV Movie)
 1995 The Star Maker (screenplay) / (story)
 1995 Lo schermo a tre punte (TV Movie documentary) (story and screenplay)
 1994 A Pure Formality (screenplay) / (story)
 1988 Cinema Paradiso (screenplay) / (story)
 1986 The Professor (story and screenplay)
 1984 Cento giorni a Palermo (scenario - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
 1984 Scrittori siciliani e cinema (TV Mini-Series documentary) (commentary - 4 episodes)
- Leonardo Sciascia (1984) ... (commentary - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
- Vitaliano Brancati (1984) ... (commentary - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
- Luigi Pirandello (1984) ... (commentary - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
- Giovanni Verga (1984) ... (commentary - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
 1982 Diario di Guttuso (TV Movie documentary) (as Peppuccio Tornatore)
 1981 Ritratto di un rapinatore (TV Movie documentary short) (as Peppuccio Tornatore)
 1981 Incontro con Francesco Rosi (TV Movie documentary short) (written by - as Peppuccio Tornatore)
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TV commercial for Sky Satellite with John Travolta. See more »

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2 Interviews | See more »

Alternate Names:

Peppuccio Tornatore
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Composed the song "Ricordare" for his movie A Pure Formality (1994). See more »

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Gemini

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