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Mario Monicelli

Director

Born - 15 May 1915, Viareggio, Italy
Died - 29 November 2010

Prolific Italian director who made 64 films between 1949 and 2006. Some of the better-known titles were Vita da Cani (1950), Proibito (1954), Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958), Risata di Gioia (1962), segments of Boccaccio 70 (1962), High Infidelity (1964) and Sex Quartet (1966), Oscar-nominated for I Compagni (1963), La Ragazza con la Pistola (1968), La Mortadella/Lady Liberty (1971), Signore e signori, buonanotte (1976), Camera d'Albergo (1981), Le due Vite di Mattia Pascal (1985) and Le Rose del Deserto (2006), his last. Suffering from an inoperable prostate tumour, the 95-year-old director leapt to his death from a fifth-floor hospital window.