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Sergio Citti

Sergio Citti


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Also Known As: Died: October 11, 2005
Born: Cause of Death: heart attack
Birth Place: Profession: Director ...


Director (feature film)

Animated Cartoons (2004)
A magical merchant of dreams named Salvatore who travels by raft and motorbike, selling his wares to the homeless and destitute who live in an abandoned factory.
Magi Randagi, I (1997) as Director
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.
Il Minestrone (1980) as Director
Happy Hoboes (1979) as Director
Bawdy Tales (1973) as Director
Rome, 1850. In prison, two young men, Bernardino and Mamonne, condemned for murder wait their own death penalty to be executed, and pass their last hours telling each other lust and castration stories (4 flash-blacks). The first story involves a duc and a clergyman castrating themselves, while the lusty duchess and a lusty countrygirl are left alone. The second story is about a Calabrese shepherd who leads his unfaithful wife to eat her lover's testicles, supposing they were from cattle. The third story deals with the castration of a priest by the young man after whom he was lusting. And the last story is about a different sort of menage-a-trois.
Decameron, The (1971) as Directorial Collaboration
An adaptation of nine stories from Bocaccio's "Decameron": A young Sicilian is swindled twice, but ends up rich; a man poses as a deaf-mute in a convent of curious nuns; a woman must hide her lover when her husband comes home early; a scoundrel fools a priest on his deathbed; three brothers take revenge on their sister's lover; a young girl sleeps on the roof to meet her boyfriend at night; a group of painters wait for inspiration; a crafty priest attempts to seduce his friend's wife; and two friends make a pact to find out what happen= s after death. Pasolini is up to his old tricks satirizing the Church, and throwing in liberal doses of life and love.
Teorema (1969) as Assistant Director
The various members of a middle-class Milanese household are deeply affected by the arrival, and eventual departure, of a stranger.
The Witches (1968) as 1st asst dir for "The Earth As Seen From the Moon"
The Hawks and the Sparrows (1967) as Assistant Director
On an empty road, an old man is walking with his son. They meet a crow that can speak. They are changed into monks and Saint Francois sent them to preach for hawks and sparrows. A reflexion about idealism.

Cast (feature film)

Pier Paolo Pasolini e la Ragione di un Sogno (2001) as Himself
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

Writer (feature film)

Baciami Piccina (2006)
Italy, September 8, 1943: Mussolini is under arrest and Italy's official surrender to the Allies is declared. Three weary years of bombings, hunger, death and despair come to an end. The country, after being led into a disastrous war by its fascist leaders, joins forces with the Allies, against Hitl
Magi Randagi, I (1997) as Screenwriter
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.
Il Minestrone (1980) as Screenwriter
Happy Hoboes (1979) as Screenwriter
Accattone! (1968) as Dial collab
A pimp finds his life spiraling out of control in this study of impoverished lives in Italy.
The Grim Reaper (1962) as Screenwriter
Police search for a prostitute''s murderer.

Assistant Direction (feature film)

Canterbury Tales, The (1972) as 1st Assistant Director
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.
Pigsty (1969) as Assistant Director
Two dramatic stories. In an undeterminated past, a young cannibal (who killed his own father) is condemned to be torn to pieces by some wild beasts. In the second story, Julius, the young son of a post-war German industrialist, is on the way to lie down with his farm's pigs, because he doesn't like human relationships.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom (1977) as Collaborator
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.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Mamma Roma (1962) as Script Assistant
A streetwalker tries to save her son from a life of crime.

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