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Also Known As: Died: July 31, 2004
Born: May 1, 1934 Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Bologna, IT Profession: Cast ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Pier Paolo Pasolini e la Ragione di un Sogno (2001) as Director
The film aims to collate the words and impressions of Pier Paolo Pasolini with the most intricate and unresolved themes of our society. However, it doesn't merely want to collate them, it also wants to make people understand to what extent and how often the generous Pasoliniesque thought was rejecte
2.
Film (2000) as Director
Recently separated from her producer boyfriend, 37-year-old actress Mara has a week to get her screenplay finished for an upcoming competition. At first distracted by her ever-present circle of friends, Mara decides to use their lives as the basis for her script.

Cast (feature film)

4.
Ma Soeur!, A (2001) as Fernando'S Mother
Elena is a gorgeous fifteen-year-old forced to drag along pudgy twelve-year-old Anais as she trolls for boys in the cafes of a seaside resort where their family is vacationing. Treating Anais with casual cruelty, Elena smooches a handsome young Italian as her sister gorges on a banana split and later, in their shared bedroom, commands her to sleep as the twentysomething Fernando climbs in through the window. As Elena is deflowered, Anais writhes in fascination, envy and her own budding desire. When Elena's transgression is revealed to their parents, their furious mother breaks off the holiday and embarks on the long drive home with the girls in the back seat. The summer vacation is over but, as they discover on a tension-filled journey home, the family adventure is not.
5.
Protagonists, The (1999)
In 1994, two public schoolboys carried out a grissly and apparently motiveless murder of a waiter in the Kings Cross area of London. Here, the murder is reconstructed piece by piece and interviews with the police and the victim's family and friends attempt to understand the this act of brutality.
6.
Magi Randagi, I (1997)
A trio of Italian, French and German performers in a down-and-out three-man travelling circus tramp through the Italian countryside, trying to scare up rural audiences.
7.
Marianna Ucria (1997) as Giuseppa
An adapted tale about a Sicilian noblewoman's self-liberation in the early 18th century.
8.
Ordinary Hero, An (1995) as Trebbi
A chronicle of the downfall of Sicilian banking mogul Michele Sindona's financial empire which had delicately hinged on the complex web of power linking commerce, politics and the criminal underworld in Italy.
9.
With Closed Eyes (1994) as Beatrice
Based on Federico Tozzi's 1919 novel "With Closed Eyes," an autobiographical story which was an exorcism of the writer's difficult childhood in Siena--the suffering caused him by his overbearing father, an illness affecting his eyes and the unresolved love that bound him to Ghisola, a servant on his
10.
Il Grande Cocomero (1993) as Aida
A child psychologist works with a disturbed young girl at a large public hospital.
11.
Ribelle, La (1993) as Sister Valida
A young Sicilan woman comes into conflict with the nuns at a reformatory.
12.
Mario, Maria e Mario (1993)
Story of an Italian couple, Mario and Maria during the transformation of the Italian Communist Party.
13.
Il Segno di Fuoco (1991) as Astrologer
In Lisbon, a man with a colorful yet checkered past tries to win the affections of another man's woman.
14.
Rose Blue, Le (1990)
A blue rose is sent to an inmate in a female prison.
16.
Dames Galantes (1990) as Catherine De Medici
A penniless provincial gentleman abandons the religious war preoccupying France and determines to write about his one true passion: women.
17.
Courage Mountain (1989) as Signora Bonelli
A new twist on the classic story of Heidi of the Swiss Alps.
18.
Cammelli, I (1988) as Anna'S Mother
The off-beat encounters of a contest winner who is an expert on camels.
19.
Jane B. par Agnes V. (1988) as Herself
Portrait of actress Jane Birkin.
20.
Jenatsch (1987) as Miss Von Planta
A journalist is intrigued by the mystery surrounding the murder of a 17th century Swiss hero.
21.
Noyade interdite (1987) as Keli
23.
Caramelle da un Sconosciuto (1987)
A group of prostitutes get together to capture a prostitute killer.
24.
Klassenverhaltnisse (1987) as Brunelda
25.
Corps et biens (1986) as Laurie
26.
Mamma Ebe (1985) as Lidia Corradi
27.
Tutta Colpa del Paradiso (1985) as Social Worker
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Retenez moi... ou je fais un malheur (1983) as Carlotte Battucelli
31.
Nuit de Varennes, La (1982) as Virginia Capacelli--Opera Singer
A picaresque story of the coach and party that followed hard on the one which tried to transport Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to safety in 1791.
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Luna (1979) as Ludovica
Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him.
34.
Little Archimedes (1979) as Madame Bondi
35.
Un Papillon sur l'Epaule (1978) as Madame Carrabo
36.
Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom (1977) as Voice Of Signora Vaccari
Set in the Nazi-controlled, northern Italian state of Salo in 1944, four dignitaries round up sixteen perfect specimens of youth and take them together with guards, servants and studs to a palace near Marzabotto. In addition, there are four middle-aged women: three of whom recount arousing stories whilst the fourth accompanies on the piano. The story is largely taken up with their recounting the stories of Dante and De Sade: the Circle of Manias, the Circle of Shit and the Circle of Blood. Following this, the youths are executed whilst each libertine takes his turn as voyeur.
37.
Gang, Le (1977) as Felicia
In 1945, as World War Two comes to a close, five small time crooks unite to form a gang. After several bold robberies they become notorious as "the front-wheel drive gang". The police attempt to stop their crime spree with little success, but how long will their luck last?
38.
1900 (1977) as Regina--Amelia'S Daughter
Set in Italy, the film follows the lives and interactions of two boys/men, one born a bastard of peasant stock (Depardieu), the other born to a land owner (de Niro). The drama spans from 1900 to about 1945, and focuses mainly on the rise of Fascism and the peasants' eventual reaction by supporting Communism, and how these events shape the destinies of the two main characters.
39.
Il Gabbiano (1977) as Irina
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Fatti di Gente Perbene (1975) as Tisa Borghi
43.
Allonsanfan (1974) as Esthet
A anarchist leader (Fulvio) wishes to retire, as he is old and tired. He tries to hide himself, but his friends find him and insist he carries on helping them.
44.
Woman With Red Boots, The (1974) as Leonore
45.
Ritorno (1972) as Clara
46.
Canterbury Tales, The (1972) as Wife Of Bath
I componenti di un pellegrinaggio a Canterbury raccontano a turno delle novelle. Il giovane Nicola conquista la moglie del ricco legnaiolo Giovanni sfruttando la superstizione di quest'ultimo. Due studenti si vendicano del mugnaio Simkin ladro di farina. Il candido Perkin viene cacciato dal paese e finisce esposto alla gogna. Una vedova di Bath continua a distruggere con la sua insaziabilita' i mariti ereditandone le sostanze. Un ricco ed anziano scapolo si decide a prendere in moglie la giovanissima Maggio, che lo tradisce con un bel ragazzo. E mentre altre avventure si susseguono, uno scrivano (lo stesso Pasolini) continua a prendere nota degli avvenimenti, con fare divertito ed ironizzando sulle umane debolezze.
47.
Last Tango In Paris (1972) as Miss Blandish
A landmark erotic drama and among Academy Award winning director Bernado Bertolucci's masterworks. Screen icon Marlon Brando plays a businessman who pursues a steamy affair with a young Parisian woman, played by Maria Schneider, on the grounds that it remains strictly sexual. While, for Brando, the affair is a means to forget his grief over his dead wife, for Schneider, it's a complication that sends her turbulent relationship with her fiancé, played by Jean-Pierre Léaud, into a tailspin. An intelligent, visually rapturous exploration of how sexual obsession can be a dangerous drug with powerhouse performances from its leads.
48.
Sonny & Jed (1972) as Donna Aparacito
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Antefatto (1971)
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In Nome del Padre (1971) as Franco'S Mother
52.
Hatchet For the Honeymoon (1970)
A bridal design shop owner kills various young brides-to-be.
53.
Teorema (1969) as Maid
A strange visitor in a wealthy family. He seduces the maid, the son, the mother, the daughter and finally the father before leaving a few days after. After he's gone, none of them can continue living as they did. Who was that visitor ? Could he be God ?
54.
The Witches (1968) as A tourist
55.
Ecco (1965) as
56.
Red Lips (1964) as The painter
57.
RoGoPag (1962) as Star ("La Ricotta")
LA RICOTTA Nelle campagne fuori Roma, un regista (Orson Welles) sta girando un film di carattere religioso. Durante le riprese della crocifissione di Cristo, la comparsa Stracci, che interpreta uno dei ladroni, lascia ai propri familiari affamati il cestino fornito dalla produzione e, preso dai morsi della fame, si avventa su una tavola imbandita per le riprese e divora una enorme quantita di ricotta. Mentre F appeso in croce si sente male per l'indigestione di ricotta e muore, proprio come il ladrone del Vangelo.
58.
La dolce vita (1961) as Laura
A young writer gets initiated into the decadent lifestyle of Rome.

Writer (feature film)

59.
Pier Paolo Pasolini e la Ragione di un Sogno (2001) as Screenwriter
The film aims to collate the words and impressions of Pier Paolo Pasolini with the most intricate and unresolved themes of our society. However, it doesn't merely want to collate them, it also wants to make people understand to what extent and how often the generous Pasoliniesque thought was rejecte
60.
Film (2000) as Screenwriter
Recently separated from her producer boyfriend, 37-year-old actress Mara has a week to get her screenplay finished for an upcoming competition. At first distracted by her ever-present circle of friends, Mara decides to use their lives as the basis for her script.

Music (feature film)

61.
Ma Soeur!, A (2001) as Song Performer ("Social Climber")
Elena is a gorgeous fifteen-year-old forced to drag along pudgy twelve-year-old Anais as she trolls for boys in the cafes of a seaside resort where their family is vacationing. Treating Anais with casual cruelty, Elena smooches a handsome young Italian as her sister gorges on a banana split and later, in their shared bedroom, commands her to sleep as the twentysomething Fernando climbs in through the window. As Elena is deflowered, Anais writhes in fascination, envy and her own budding desire. When Elena's transgression is revealed to their parents, their furious mother breaks off the holiday and embarks on the long drive home with the girls in the back seat. The summer vacation is over but, as they discover on a tension-filled journey home, the family adventure is not.
62.
Ma Soeur!, A (2001) as Music
Elena is a gorgeous fifteen-year-old forced to drag along pudgy twelve-year-old Anais as she trolls for boys in the cafes of a seaside resort where their family is vacationing. Treating Anais with casual cruelty, Elena smooches a handsome young Italian as her sister gorges on a banana split and later, in their shared bedroom, commands her to sleep as the twentysomething Fernando climbs in through the window. As Elena is deflowered, Anais writhes in fascination, envy and her own budding desire. When Elena's transgression is revealed to their parents, their furious mother breaks off the holiday and embarks on the long drive home with the girls in the back seat. The summer vacation is over but, as they discover on a tension-filled journey home, the family adventure is not.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

63.
Ma Soeur!, A (2001)
Elena is a gorgeous fifteen-year-old forced to drag along pudgy twelve-year-old Anais as she trolls for boys in the cafes of a seaside resort where their family is vacationing. Treating Anais with casual cruelty, Elena smooches a handsome young Italian as her sister gorges on a banana split and later, in their shared bedroom, commands her to sleep as the twentysomething Fernando climbs in through the window. As Elena is deflowered, Anais writhes in fascination, envy and her own budding desire. When Elena's transgression is revealed to their parents, their furious mother breaks off the holiday and embarks on the long drive home with the girls in the back seat. The summer vacation is over but, as they discover on a tension-filled journey home, the family adventure is not.
64.
Ma Soeur!, A (2001)
Elena is a gorgeous fifteen-year-old forced to drag along pudgy twelve-year-old Anais as she trolls for boys in the cafes of a seaside resort where their family is vacationing. Treating Anais with casual cruelty, Elena smooches a handsome young Italian as her sister gorges on a banana split and later, in their shared bedroom, commands her to sleep as the twentysomething Fernando climbs in through the window. As Elena is deflowered, Anais writhes in fascination, envy and her own budding desire. When Elena's transgression is revealed to their parents, their furious mother breaks off the holiday and embarks on the long drive home with the girls in the back seat. The summer vacation is over but, as they discover on a tension-filled journey home, the family adventure is not.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

65.
Word, The (1978) as Maria
Intrigue surrounding the discovery and publication of a controversial document that appears to be a long-lost ancient eyewitness account of the life of Christ, with David Janssen playing a public relations executive hired to promote this new version of the Bible. International film beauty Florinda B

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