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Birth Place: Profession: Writer ...
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Writer (feature film)

1.
Sparrow (1993) as Source Material (Novel)
During the terrible epidemic of cholera which devastates Catania, Sicily in 1854, a young cloister novice regains her liberty and finds love. But love brings pain and difficulties which the innocent girl does not know how to deal with.
2.
Sparrow (1993) as From Short Story ("A Sparrow'S Tale")
During the terrible epidemic of cholera which devastates Catania, Sicily in 1854, a young cloister novice regains her liberty and finds love. But love brings pain and difficulties which the innocent girl does not know how to deal with.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

3.
Lupa, La (1996)
Set in a rural 19th century village, a tale of one woman's inadvertent war on sexual inhibition.

Writer (special)

4.
Cavalleria Rusticana (1986) as Play As Source Material
Franco Zeffirelli's film version of Mascagni's one-act melodrama about jealousy, betrayed love, and treachery in a Sicilian village. The opera was filmed on location in Sicily, and is sung in Italian with English subtitles.
5.
Pagliacci (1978) as Play As Source Material ("Cavalleria Rusticana")
A live broadcast of a performance of a perennial double-bill of one-act operas: Leoncavallo's "Pagliacci" and Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana." The latter deals with love, jealousy, betrayal, and revenge among the peasants of a Sicilian village; the former is a melodrama on the same themes among a

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