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
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…
Damiano Damiani has a certain feeling for making glossy thrillers which still retain a vestige of intelligence….
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
A man hired to commit murder finds himself unable to do the deed in this early crime drama directed by Damiano Damiani
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…
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