Biography

Roberto Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director and screenwriter. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema, contributing films such as Roma città aperta (Rome, Open City 1945) to the movement.

Roberto Rossellini (8 May 1906 – 3 June 1977) was an Italian film director and screenwriter. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema, contributing films such as Roma città aperta (Rome, Open City 1945) to the movement.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 60

Birthday 1906-05-08

Day of Death 1977-06-03

Place of Birth Rome, Italy

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1977 Beaubourg Director
1977 Concert for Michelangelo Director
1975 The Messiah Director
1974 Year One Director
1974 Cartesius Director
1973 Intervista a Salvador Allende: La forza e la ragione Director
1972 The Age of the Medici (3 episodes)Director
1972 Augustine of Hippo Director
1972 Blaise Pascal Director
1971 Socrates Director
1970 Man's Struggle for Survival Director
1969 Acts of the Apostles (5 episodes)Director
1967 Idea di un'isola Director
1966 The Taking of Power by Louis XIV Director
1963 Ro.Go.Pa.G. Director
1962 Dark Soul Director
1962 Benito Mussolini Director
1961 Vanina Vanini Director
1961 Viva l'Italia! Director
1960 Escape by Night Director
1959 General Della Rovere Director
1959 India: Matri Bhumi Director
1959 L'India vista da Rossellini (10 episodes)Director
1956 Le Psychodrame Director
1954 Joan of Arc at the Stake Director
1954 Fear Director
1954 Journey to Italy Director
1954 Where Is Freedom? Director
1954 Mid-Century Loves Director
1953 The Chicken Director
1953 We, the Women Director
1952 Europe '51 Director
1952 The Machine That Kills Bad People Director
1952 The Seven Deadly Sins Director
1951 Santa Brigida Director
1950 The Flowers of St. Francis Director
1950 Stromboli Director
1948 Germany Year Zero Director
1948 Amore Director
1946 Paisan Director
1946 Desire Director
1945 Rome, Open City Director
1943 The Man with the Cross Director
1942 A Pilot Returns Director
1941 The White Ship Director
1941 The Brook of Ripa Sottile Director
1940 Undersea Fantasy Director
1939 La vispa Teresa Director
1939 Il tacchino prepotente Director

Writing

1975 The Messiah Screenplay
1974 Cartesius Writer
1972 Augustine of Hippo Writer
1972 Blaise Pascal Writer
1969 Acts of the Apostles (5 episodes)Writer
1967 Idea di un'isola Writer
1966 The Taking of Power by Louis XIV Writer
1963 Les Carabiniers Writer
1963 Ro.Go.Pa.G. Writer
1962 Dark Soul Writer
1960 Escape by Night Writer
1959 General Della Rovere Writer
1959 India: Matri Bhumi Screenplay
1954 Joan of Arc at the Stake Writer
1954 Fear Writer
1954 Journey to Italy Screenplay
1952 Europe '51 Writer
1952 The Machine That Kills Bad People Writer
1950 The Flowers of St. Francis Story Screenplay
1950 Stromboli Screenplay
1948 Germany Year Zero Dialogue Screenplay
1948 Amore Screenplay
1946 Paisan Screenplay
1946 Desire Screenplay
1945 Rome, Open City Screenplay
1943 The Man with the Cross Screenplay
1942 A Pilot Returns Screenplay
1941 The White Ship Screenplay
1940 Undersea Fantasy Writer
1938 Luciano Serra, pilota Screenplay

Acting

2015 Ingrid Bergman: In Her Own Words as Himself
2012 The War of the Volcanoes as Himself (Archive footage)
2010 La balena di Rossellini as Himself
2010 Isabella Rossellini - Aus dem Leben eines Schmetterlings as Himself
1997 Birth of a Nation as Himself
1996 Ingrid Bergman Remembered
1980 My Name Is Anna Magnani
1979 ORG
1973 Intervista a Salvador Allende: La forza e la ragione as Himself - Interviewer
1959 General Della Rovere as Man in Gestapo office (uncredited)
1959 L'India vista da Rossellini (10 episodes) as Himself

Production

1967 Idea di un'isola Producer
1954 Journey to Italy Producer
1952 Europe '51 Producer
1950 Stromboli Producer
1948 Germany Year Zero Producer
1948 Amore Producer
1945 Rome, Open City Producer

Crew

2015 Viva Ingrid! Cinematography
1945 Rome, Open City Additional Writing

Creator

1959 L'India vista da Rossellini Creator

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