Luigi Batzella

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Paolo Solvay obituary

Further to my RIP post for Paolo Solvay, here’s a translated version of one that appeared in the Italian press: To the general public, the name of Luigi Batzella may have been obscure, but those…


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R.I.P. Paolo Solvay

News just filtering through that Paolo Solvay, one of the iconic directors of Italian z-grade films of the sixties and seventies, had died. Solvay had been an actor, appearing in several low budget features (such…


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Luigi Batzella interview

Someone has posted up a brief interview with Luigi Batzella – taken while shooting Quelle sporche anime dannate – on YouTube. It’s in Italian, of course, but well worth a look.