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Lina Wertmüller


Lina Wertmüller was born on August 14, 1928 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Arcangela Felice Assunta Job Wertmüller von Elgg Espanol von Brauchich. She is a writer and director, known for The Seduction of Mimi (1972), Seven Beauties (1975) and Travolti da un insolito destino nell'azzurro mare d'agosto (1974). She was previously married to Enrico Job. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 10 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Roma, Napoli, Venezia... in un crescendo rossiniano (Documentary short) (written by)
 2009 Mannaggia alla miseria! (TV Movie) (screenplay - as Lina Job Wertmuller) / (story - as Lina Job Wertmuller)
 2002 Swept Away (1974 screenplay Travolti da un insolito destino nell'azzurro mare d'agosto, uncredited)
 2001 Francesca e Nunziata (TV Movie)
 1999 Ferdinando e Carolina (writer)
 1996 The Nymph
 1990 Sabato, domenica e lunedì (screenplay)
 1989 Up to Date (writer)
 1989 Il decimo clandestino (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1978 A Night Full of Rain (writer)
 1977 Which Way Is Up? (as Lina Wertmuller, 1972 screenplay Mimì metallurgico ferito nell'onore)
 1975 Seven Beauties (written by)
 1973 Cari genitori (screenplay)
 1972 Nessuno deve sapere (TV Mini-Series) (story - 1971)
 1972 The Seduction of Mimi (screenplay) / (story)
 1970 When Women Had Tails (screenplay - as Lina Wertmüller Job)
 1970 The Family (screenplay - as Lina Wertmuller)
 1968 Il mio corpo per un poker (as George Brown)
 1967 Non stuzzicate la zanzara (as Lina Weltmuller)
 1965 Let's Talk About Men (screenplay) / (story)
 1963 I basilischi (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Studio Uno (TV Series) (1966)
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1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

George H. Brown | George Brown | Lina Wertmüller Job | Lina Weltmuller | Lina Job Wertmuller | Lina Wertmuller | Nathan Wich
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Personal Quote:

A truly creative new director? Well, the whole world is waiting. And here (the U.S.), the directors with real genius seem to have become so enamored of success that they've become seduced by the chance to make big money by turning out a flashy product for young people. When I was young, I ran to see Astaire and Rogers, Huston, Lubitsch - they were formative for me. I also read Flash Gordon when I... See more »

Trivia:

Directed one Oscar nominated performance: Giancarlo Giannini in Pasqualino Settebellezze (1975)_. See more »

Trademark:

Often gives long, verbose titles to her works See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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