Suso Cecchi D'Amico (1914–2010)


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Suso Cecchi D'Amico was born on July 21, 1914 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. She was a writer and actress, known for Bicycle Thieves (1948), The Leopard (1963) and Rocco and His Brothers (1960). She was previously married to Fidele d'Amico. She died on July 31, 2010 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »

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(age 96) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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(1948)
The Leopard Writer
(1963)

Filmography

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 2016 Call It Love (Video) (libretto - segment "I due timidi")
 2006 The Final Inquiry (story)
 2004 I due timidi (TV Movie) (libretto)
 2000 Come quando fuori piove (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
 2000 Il cielo cade (screenplay)
 1999 My Voyage to Italy (Documentary) (writer)
 1999 Dirty Linen (writer)
 1998 The Room of the Scirocco (writer)
 1994 Un amico magico: il maestro Nino Rota (Documentary) (writer)
 1993 La fine è nota (screenplay)
 1991 Rossini! Rossini! (story and screenplay)
 1991 Una prova d'innocenza (TV Movie)
 1990 Dark Illness (screenplay)
 1989 La moglie ingenua e il marito malato (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1989 Marco e Laura dieci anni fa (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1988 Stradivari (screenplay)
 1987 The Rogues (screenplay) / (story)
 1987 Sentiments (TV Series) (1 episode)
- David e David (1987)
 1987 Dark Eyes (scenario collaborator)
 1987 The Inquiry (story)
 1986 History (TV Series) (screenplay - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (screenplay)
 1986 Caravaggio (collaboration - uncredited)
 1986 Speriamo che sia femmina (screenplay)
 1985 The Two Lives of Mattia Pascal (screenplay)
 1984 Heart (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1984)
- Episode #1.5 (1984)
- Episode #1.4 (1984)
- Episode #1.3 (1984)
- Episode #1.2 (1984)
 1984 La ragazza dell'addio (TV Mini Series) (script - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... (script - 1984)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (script - 1984)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (script - 1984)
 1983 Les mots pour le dire (scenario, adaptation and dialogue)
 1983 Dieci registi italiani, dieci racconti italiani (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Lighea (1983) ... (teleplay)
 1981 Vita di Antonio Gramsci (TV Mini Series) (screenplay collaboration - 4 episodes)
- Quarta parte: 'Curriculum mortis' (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Terza parte: L'educazione carceraria (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Seconda parte: L'educazione sentimentale (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
- Prima parte: L'educazione politica (1981) ... (screenplay collaboration)
 1980 La velia (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1980)
- Episode #1.2 (1980)
- Episode #1.1 (1980)
 1977 Jesus of Nazareth (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
- Part 1 (1977)
 1976 Caro Michele (screenplay)
 1976 L'Innocente (screenplay)
 1975 Prete, fai un miracolo (screenplay)
 1974 Conversation Piece (screenplay)
 1974 Amore amaro
 1973 Amore e ginnastica (writer)
 1973 Ludwig (collaboration)
 1972 Le avventure di Pinocchio (TV Mini Series) (screenplay - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1972) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.5 (1972) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... (screenplay)
 1972 Devil in the Brain (screenplay)
 1972 Brother Sun, Sister Moon (original story and screenplay)
 1971 Lady Liberty (screenplay)
 1970 Metello
  Giovanni ed Elviruccia (TV Mini Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes, 1970) (story - 4 episodes, 1970)
- Episode #1.4 (1970) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- Episode #1.3 (1970) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- Episode #1.2 (1970) ... (screenplay) / (story)
- Episode #1.1 (1970) ... (screenplay) / (story)
 1969 Unknown Woman (writer)
 1967 Man, Pride & Vengeance (adaptation)
 1967 The Stranger (screenplay)
 1967 The Taming of The Shrew (screen play by)
 1966 The Queens (screenplay - segment "Fata Armenia")
 1966 Me, Me, Me... and the Others (dialogue)
 1965 Vague Stars of Ursa... (story and screenplay)
 1965 Casanova 70 (story and screenplay)
 1964 Time of Indifference (adaptation)
 1963 The Leopard (screenplay and adaptation)
 1962 Il fiore e la violenza (screenplay - segment "Il delitto") / (story - segment "Il delitto")
 1962 Salvatore Giuliano (screenplay)
 1962 Boccaccio '70 (screenplay - segments "Il lavoro", "Renzo e Luciana")
 1961 The Best of Enemies (adapted by)
 1961 The Two Shy People (TV Movie) (libretto)
 1961 The Wastrel (adaptation)
 1960 Vita col padre e con la madre (TV Mini Series) (screenplay - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.3 (1960) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.2 (1960) ... (screenplay)
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... (screenplay)
 1960 The Passionate Thief (story and screenplay)
 1960 Kapo (dialogue revisor - uncredited)
 1960 Rocco and His Brothers (screenplay and dialogue) / (story)
 1960 Silver Spoon Set (screenplay - uncredited)
 1960 It Started in Naples (screenplay)
 1959 Violent Summer (screenplay)
 1959 The Swindlers (screenplay) / (story)
 1959 Le allegre comari di Windsor (TV Movie) (translation)
 1959 ...and the Wild Wild Women (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1958 The Challenge (screenplay) / (story)
 1958 Big Deal on Madonna Street (screenplay)
 1957 Husbands in the City (writer)
 1957 Le Notti Bianche (story and screenplay)
 1957 The Window to Luna Park (screenplay) / (story)
 1956 Vita col padre (TV Movie) (translation)
 1956 Defend My Love (story - as Suso Cecchi-D'Amico)
 1956 What a Woman! (screenplay) / (story)
 1955 Forbidden (screenplay)
 1955 Le Amiche (screenplay)
 1955 Graziella (screenplay)
 1954 Too Bad She's Bad (scenario) / (subject)
 1954 The Cheerful Squadron (screenplay)
 1954 Senso (screenplay) / (story)
 1954 The Anatomy of Love (segment "Il Pupo")
 1954 100 Years of Love (screenplay - uncredited)
 1953 We, the Women (collaborating writer - segment "Anna Magnani")
 1953 Empty Eyes (writer)
 1953 The Vanquished (screenplay) / (story)
 1953 Eager to Live (screenplay)
 1953 The World Condemns Them (scenario)
 1953 The Lady Without Camelias (screenplay)
 1952 Times Gone By (screenplay) / (stories selection)
 1952 Anita Garibaldi (uncredited)
 1952 The City Stands Trial (screenplay)
 1952 Hello Elephant (screenplay) / (story)
 1951 Beautiful (screenplay)
 1951 Honeymoon Deferred (story)
 1951 Miracle in Milan (screenplay)
 1950 Twelve Hours to Live (screenplay)
 1950 Pact with the Devil (writer)
 1950 It's Forever Springtime (screenplay) / (story)
 1949 The Flesh is Weak (screenplay)
 1949 Heaven Over the Marshes (screenplay)
 1949 Fabiola (screenplay - uncredited)
 1948 Bicycle Thieves (screenplay - as Suso D'Amico)
 1948 Guaglio (writer)
 1947 Angelina (screenplay - as S. D'Amico) / (story - as Suso D'Amico)
 1947 Flesh Will Surrender (screenplay - as Suso D'Amico)
 1947 To Live in Peace (screenplay) / (story)
 1946 Professor, My Son (writer)
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Alternate Names:

Suso Cecchi-D'Amico | S. D'Amico | Suso D'Amico

Spouse:

Fidele d'Amico  (his death)  (3 children)
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She rewrote (with Ennio Flaiano) the screenplay for Roman Holiday (1953), that eventually won the Academy Award in 1954. Unfortunately the screenplay was not credited to them. See more »

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