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Francesca Comencini


A philosophy student, she quit University after two years, and moved to France in 1982. Although she was planning to be a writer, she brought to the screen instead an autobiographical story with Pianoforte (1984): the film won the De Sica Award at the Venice Film Festival and was invited to other International Festivals. In the five years it took ... See full bio »

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Known For

Lo spazio bianco Director
(2009)
Our Country Director
(2006)
Pianoforte Director
(1984)

Filmography

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 2022 Django (TV Series) (3 episodes) (post-production)
- The Western Sea (2022)
- The Lady (2022)
- New Babylon (2022)
 2020 Luna Nera (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Book (2020)
- Omen (2020)
 2014-2019 Gomorrah (TV Series) (15 episodes)
- Episode #4.4 (2019)
- Episode #4.3 (2019)
- Episode #4.2 (2019)
- Episode #4.1 (2019)
- Per sempre (2017)
 2012 A Special Day
 2009 L'Aquila 2009 - Cinque registi tra le macerie (Video documentary short) (segment "Le donne di San Gregorio")
 2007 In fabbrica (Documentary)
 2006 Our Country
 2004 Visions of Europe (segment "Anna Lives in Marghera")
 2003 Firenze, il nostro domani (Documentary)
 2002 Carlo Giuliani, Boy (Documentary)
 2001 Another World Is Possible (Documentary)
 1996 Un siècle d'écrivains (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Elsa Morante (1996)
 1984 Pianoforte
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Video reportage "Le donne di San Gregorio" (6') about the earthquake in Abruzzo, Italy, for the online edition of the newspaper La Repubblica.

Spouse:

Daniel Toscan du Plantier  (divorced)  (1 child)
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Star Sign:

Leo

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