Dino Risi

(Milan, 23 December 1916 – 7 June 2008)

 

After studying at Liceo Classico Giovanni Berchet in Milan, graduated in medicine, refuses to become a psychiatrist, as they would have wished the parents, and began his film career working as an Assistant Director to Mario Soldati and Alberto Lattuada. His first debut film is a short film shot in 1946, Bums, unemployment in Milan. In 1951 he shot his first short Vacation with gangsters in which launch the then 12-year-old Mario Girotti (Terence Hill). The blockbuster comes along with the production of the movies Pane amore e... sequel, Bread love and dreams, love Bread and jealousto, by Luigi Comencini, starring a carabinieri Marshal starring Vittorio De Sica. The 1960s film by Dino Risi consecrate to Billy Wilder. RISI offers to Deaf a dramatic role in a difficult life, starring opposite Lea Massari, revolutionizes the comedy by depriving it of the happy ending in il Sorpasso, film which tells the story of a scoundrel (Vittorio Gassman) in the initiation into the life of a shy student (Jean-Louis Tritignant), against the backdrop of Italy of the economic boom. Dino Risi offers an effective holiday layout of the parasolwith it Italy Enrico Maria Salerno, and Sandra Milo, Risi worked with Nino Manfredi and Totò in Operazione San Gennaro, manages not to par in the movie talk Straziami, ma di baci saziami, Ugo Tognazzi, all played on stereotypes of easy romance of soap operas and songs of Sanremo, with the participation of the pair Nino Manfredi – Pamela movie. In the movie Vedo nudoDino Risi tackles the subject of sexuality after sixty-seven different characters with Manfredi interpreter will follow along the same lines, Driving, and Sex AgainIn 1971 he photographed the vices and defects of the Italians In the name of the Italian people, with Tognazzi – Gassman, and the priest's wifeThen move on to the psychological drama with women's perfume, and lost soul, two movies based on novels by Giovanni Arpino played by Vittorio Gassman, will shoot in 1992 a remake entitled " Scent of a Woman, directed by Martin Brest, starring Al Pacino. In the 1990s turns her latest film "Tolgo il disturbo", and manufactures young and handsome, remake of poor but beautiful. Dino Risi died in Rome on 7 June 2008.

             

 

Filmography

 

1946/ Lady Sharpshooters

1946/ Bums

1947/ Tigulio less

1947/ Pescatella

1947/ toward life

1947/ streets of Naples

1947/ Backyards

1947/ tell-tale heart

1948/ the province of seven lakes

1949/ Wins the system

1949/ Ladin

1949/ Séance

1950/ hunting in Heath

1950/ the mountain of light

1950/ Segantini, painter of the mountain

1950/ truth serum

1950/ Buio in sala

1950/ the cry of the city

1950/ the White Island

1952/ escape from the city 

 

 

Feature films

 

1953/ Il viale della speranza

 

1953/ paradise for 4 hours, episode of the documentary l'amore in città

 

1954/ Vacanze col gangster

 

1955/ Il segno di Venere

 

1955/ Pane, amore e. ..

 

1957/ Beautiful but poor

 

1957/ bedtime Sabella

 

1958/ Venezia, la luna e tu

 

1959/ Poor millionaires

 

1959/ Il vedovo

 

1960/ Il mattatore

 

1960/ Un amore a Roma

 

1961/ in camera

 

1961/ a difficult life

 

1962/ overtaking

 

1962/ March on Rome

 

1963/ success

 

1963/ monsters

 

1964/ on Thursday

 

1964/ the gaucho

 

1965/ dolls – episode the call

 

1965/ complexes – episode One decisive day

 

1965/ umbrella

 

1966/ Operazione San Gennaro

 

1967/ The Tiger

 

1968/ the Prophet

 

1968/ Straziami, ma di baci saziami

 

1969/ Vedo nudo

 

1969/ Il giovane normale

 

1970/ the priest's wife

 

1971/ Noi donne siamo fatte così

 

1971/ In the name of the Italian people

 

1973/ hit and run

 

1973/ Sessomatto

 

1974/ scent of a woman

 

1976/ white telephones

 

1977/ lost soul

 

1977/ La stanza del vescovo

 

1977/ the new monsters – episodes with greetings from friends, Tantum ergo, Pornodiva, Mummy and Mama's boy and speechless

 

1978/ first love

 

1979/ Dear dad

 

1980/ I'm photogenic

 

1980/ deceivers of Sunday – episode the carnet by Armando

 

1981/ Ghost of love

 

1982/ Sex and gladly

 

1984/... and life goes on

 

1984/ Dagobert

 

1985/ madman at war

 

1986/ Il commissario Lo Gatto

 

1987/ Teresa

 

1988/ Il vizio di vivere

 

1989/ Carla, episode of the Tv series Four stories of women

 

1989/ La ciociara

 

1990/ Tolgo il disturbo

 

1990/ life with children

 

1993/ Mission of love

 

1996/ young and beautiful

 

1996/ exercises in style, episode Myriam

 

2002/ the girls of Miss Italy, Tv film

 

2005/ Rudolf Nureyev at La scala, video documentary signed in co-directed with his son Claudio

 

 

Screenwriter 

 

1947/ Tigullio less short documentary

 

1949/ Wins the system – documentary

 

1949/ Ladin – documentary

 

1950/ hunting in Heath, documentary

 

1950/ Buio in salashort film

 

1950/ Songs on the streets

 

1950/ the White Island, documentary

 

1950/ hunting in Heath, documentary

 

1950/ Buio in sala, short film

 

1950/ Songs on the streets

 

1950/ the White Island, documentary

 

1950/ Anna

 

1952/ escape from the city , short film

 

1952/ Totò e i re di Roma

 

1952/ Sunday heroes

 

1953/ Il viale della speranza

 

1953/ Love you pay and paradise for 3 hours, episodes of the documentary l'amore in città

 

1954/ holidays with gangsters

 

1955/ Il segno di Venere

 

1955/ Pane, amore e. ..

 

1956/ Montecarlo

 

1957/ Beautiful but poor

 

1957/ La nonna Sabella

 

1958/ Anna of Brooklyn

 

1958/ Venice, moon, and you

 

1959/ Poor millionaires

 

1959/ widower

 

1960/ Un amore a Roma

 

1961/ in camera

 

1962/ overtaking

 

1963/ monsters

 

1964/ on Thursday

 

1964/ the gaucho

 

1965/ complexes -episode A decisive day

 

1965umbrella

 

1966/ Operazione San Gennaro

 

1967/ The Tiger

 

1968/ the Prophet

 

1968/ Straziami, ma di baci saziami

 

1969/ Vedo nudo

 

1969/ Il giovane normale

 

1970/ the priest's wife

 

1971/ we women are made so, episodes Annunziata mom, Laura the dubonnet, Teresa, a slave of love and A work day

 

1973/ hit and run

 

1973/ Sessomatto

 

1974/ scent of a woman

 

1976/ Phones of woman

 

1977/ lost soul

 

1977/ La stanza del vescovo

 

1978/ first love

 

1979/ Dear dad

 

1980/ I'm photogenic

 

1981/ Ghost of love

 

1982/ Sex and gladly

 

1984/ ... and life goes on, Tv miniseries

 

1984/ Dagobert

 

1986/ Il commissario Lo Gatto

 

1987/ Teresa

 

1988/ Il vizio di vivere

 

1989/ La ciociara

 

1980/ Tolgo il disturbo

 

1990/ Vita coi figli, tv film

 

1993/ Mission of love, Tv miniseries

 

1996/ young and beautiful

 

2002/ the girls of Miss Italy

 

2011/ Buio in sala in 3D