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Il rossetto, by Damiano Damiani

Il rossetto, directed by Damiana Damiani, with Pierre Brice, Laura Vivaldi, Bella Darvi, Giorgia Moli, Pietro Germi. Italian, drammatico. (Cinema: Doria). Review from La Stampa Continue reading

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Arturo’s Island – Contemporary review from The Times

Moving on to some contemporary reviews of films by another of my favourite directors, Damiano Damiani. Here’s one from the Times for Arturo’s Island… Continue reading

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A Complicated Girl – Contemporary review from The Times

Damiano Damiani has a certain feeling for making glossy thrillers which still retain a vestige of intelligence…. Continue reading

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Un uomo in ginocchio

Damiano Damiani’s Un uomo in ginocchio has just come out in Italy.  Italian language, unfortunately, but it comes with an interview with the late Tano Cimarosa and Mino Giarda

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Blood Feud

A man hired to commit murder finds himself unable to do the deed in this early crime drama directed by Damiano Damiani Continue reading

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Damiano Damiani and photo-stories

Interesting snippet I just found in ‘The Spoken Image’, by Clive Scott: Growing out of the graphic novelettes of increasingly realistic style, the first photo-story appeared in Italy in 1947, in the pages of Il mio sogno (‘My Dream’), produced … Continue reading

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Lipstick, aka Il rossetto

In this mystery, a 13-year old girl gets a crush on her good looking neighbor and soon finds herself entangled in a murder case Continue reading

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