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Piero Tosi

Piero Tosi was born on April 10, 1927 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. He is a costume designer and set decorator, known for Death in Venice (1971), The Leopard (1963) and Rocco and His Brothers (1960). See full bio »

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Nominated for 5 Oscars. Another 19 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Death in Venice
Death in Venice Costume Designer
The Leopard
The Leopard Costume Designer
Rocco and His Brothers
Rocco and His Brothers Costume Designer
The Damned
The Damned Costume Designer


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 2009 Omaggio a Roma (Short)
 2003 La Bohème (TV Movie) (original designs)
 1993 Estasi (TV Movie)
 1993 Albert Savarus (TV Movie)
 1990 Vendetta: Secrets of a Mafia Bride (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1990)
- Episode #1.2 (1990)
- Episode #1.1 (1990)
 1983 Credo (TV Movie)
 1982 La traviata
 1982 Giorno dopo giorno (TV Series) (1985)
 1981 La pelle
 1976 L'innocente
 1973 Ludwig
 1971 Bubù
 1970 Ciao Gulliver
 1969 Medea
 1969 The Damned
 1967 Arabella
 1967 Matchless
 1967 Lo straniero
 1967 The Witches
 1966 After the Fox
 1964 The Ape Woman
 1963 The Visit
 1963 The Organizer
 1963 The Leopard
 1962 Careless
 1961 La viaccia
 1960 Bell' Antonio
 1959 Arrangiatevi
 1957 Marisa
 1956 The Awakening
 1954 Senso
 1953 Musoduro
 1951 Bellissima
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Piero is the mentor of his friend, costume designer Andrea Sorrentino. See more »


Frequently worked with Luchino Visconti.

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