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Sergio Amidei

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Occupation  Screenwriter
Years active  1936-1981

Name  Sergio Amidei
Role  Screenwriter
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Born  30 October 1904 (1904-10-30) Trieste, Italy
Died  April 14, 1981, Rome, Italy
Awards  David di Donatello for Best Screenplay
Nominations  Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
Movies  Rome - Open City, Paisan, Shoeshine, Germany - Year Zero, Stromboli
Similar People  Roberto Rossellini, Federico Fellini, Marcello Pagliero, Renzo Rossellini, Aldo Fabrizi

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Sergio Amidei (30 October 1904 – 14 April 1981) was an Italian screenwriter and an important figure in Italy's neorealist movement.


Amidei was born in Trieste. He worked with famed Italian directors such as Roberto Rossellini and Vittorio De Sica. He was nominated for four Academy Awards: in 1946 for Rome, Open City, in 1947 for Shoeshine, in 1949 for Paisà and in 1961 for Il generale della Rovere. In 1963 he was a member of the jury at the 3rd Moscow International Film Festival. In 1975 he was a member of the jury at the 9th Moscow International Film Festival.

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He died in Rome.

Selected filmography

  • Don Bosco (1935)
  • Pietro Micca (1938)
  • Jealousy (1942)
  • Don Cesare di Bazan (1942)
  • The Queen of Navarre (1942)
  • Sad Loves (1943)
  • Crime News (1947)
  • Pact with the Devil (1950)
  • References

    Sergio Amidei Wikipedia