|Name Pier Pingitore||Role Director|
|Born September 27, 1934 (age 81) (1934-09-27) Catanzaro|
Occupation film director and screenwriter
Movies Nerone, Il tifoso - l'arbitro e il calciatore, Ciao marziano, L'imbranato, Trainer on the Beach
Similar People Pippo Franco, Martufello, Oreste Lionello, Bombolo, Laura Troschel
"Scacco al Duce": intervista a Pier Francesco Pingitore - Prima parte
Pier Francesco Pingitore (born 27 September 1934) is an Italian director, screenwriter, playwright and author.
- Scacco al Duce intervista a Pier Francesco Pingitore Prima parte
- Gole ruggenti pier francesco pingitore 1992
Gole ruggenti pier francesco pingitore 1992
Born in Catanzaro, Pingitore started his career as a journalist, then he was with Mario Castellacci, Luciano Cirri and Piero Palumbo the founder in 1965 of the "Bagaglino" Theatre (originally named "Bragaglino" as a tribute to Anton Giulio Bragaglia) in Rome. After a local success, from 1973 the stage company got a large success on television with the RAI variety show Dove sta Zazà? and with its numerous successor shows. In 1968, Pingitore made his film debut directing a documentary about the protests of the European youth, then, from 1975 to 1983 and again in 1992 he wrote and directed a series of satirical comedies starred by Pippo Franco and by several components of the "Bagaglino" company, targeting various aspects of Italian society including political scandals, football, school, and the music industry.