Franco Cristaldi
Film producer
Franco Cristaldi
Franco Cristaldi was an Italian film producer, credited with producing (or co-producing) more than 60 feature films from the 1950s to the 1990s.
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Cecilia Calvi: in principio fu il Bagaglino e il Filmstudio - Paperblog
Google News - over 5 years
... pensiamo a L'audace colpo dei soliti ignoti realizzato da Nanni Loy per il produttore Franco Cristaldi, che aveva vincolato la realizzazione del primo film di Loy, Le quattro giornate di Napoli, al seguito di I soliti ignoti di Mario Monicelli;
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Claudia CARDINALE: “I have been on the road for my whole life.” - The Day Weekly Digest
Google News - over 5 years
After divorcing her husband, producer Franco Cristaldi, Cardinale got married to director Pasquale Squitieri. The actress has won many honorary cinema awards, including Golden Palm in Cannes, and Golden Shell of the San Sebastian International Film
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Oriana Fallaci: un urlet împotriva morţii, un strigăt pentru viaţă - Cotidianul
Google News - over 5 years
Dar din lista Orianei Fallaci nu au lipsit nici personajele din lumea culturală, precum Federico Fellini, Sean Connery, Robert De Niro, Robert Redford, marele producător Franco Cristaldi, dar şi Wernher von Braun, fostul soldat laureat ce făcea parte
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RE-PLAY A SESTO FIORENTINO - MET - Provincia di Firenze (Comunicati Stampa)
Google News - over 5 years
A gennaio del 2006 esce dal gruppo e inizia la sua carriera solista collaborando con: Marco Messina, Alessandro "Finaz" Finazzo, Cristian Lisi, Raffaele Brancati, Gennaro De Rosa, Pasquale Morgante Mustafa ..engi.. Les Anarchistes, Franco Cristaldi
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RB Casting dà il Benvenuto ad Alessandro Calosci - RB Casting
Google News - over 5 years
A parte Olmi, della sua capacità organizzativa si sono fidati negli anni produttori come Franco Cristaldi, Rita Rusic, Elda Ferri, Angelo Barbagallo, al punto che Calosci oggi può vantare oltre sessanta film all'attivo. Nel 2001 fonda, insieme a Paolo
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Questa volta gli old del rugby civitonico l'hanno fatta grossa… - Civita News
Google News - over 5 years
... formando nello spogliatoio, si è avverato contro la squadra “Poderosa” di Brescia, a cui la squadra civitonica ha rifilato due mete in rapida sequenza segnate da Franco Cristaldi e Matteo Petroselli, meta della bandiera poi, segnata dal Brescia
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Capossela, appuntamento clou - Il Fatto Quotidiano
Google News - almost 6 years
Anno 1962, produzione Franco Cristaldi, sfondo la Torino operaia di fine ottocento, Monicelli sciorina il substrato più rivoluzionario che intimamente gli apparteneva, pur rimanendo entro i binari della commedia. Un gruppo di operai tessili lotta per
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FILM; A New 'Cut' Only Deepens The Nostalgia
NYTimes - over 14 years
THE director's cut of a film, in which scenes dropped from the original have been restored (and in which scenes have sometimes been reordered), has increasingly been accepted as the definitive version, even if it may be seen only on a digital video. Usually the changes are minor. But even in ''Apocalypse Now Redux,'' which restored extended
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So Few Fellinis; Snub at Cannes Has Italy Fretting Over Its Filmmaking
NYTimes - almost 17 years
When Roberto Benigni's ''Life Is Beautiful'' won an Oscar for best foreign film in 1999, many hoped that his success signaled a renaissance of Italian cinema after years of slump and slumber. It didn't. This year not a single Italian film was selected in the main competition at the Cannes Film Festival, a rebuff that stirred outrage, despair and
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Review/Film; A Child's Search for a World Where Blood Feuds Vanish
NYTimes - over 23 years
"Flight of the Innocent," an Italian film by Carlo Carlei, is about the desperate attempt of a wide-eyed, remarkably self-sufficient 10-year-old Calabrian boy named Vito (Manuel Colao) to escape his southern Italian heritage. In an opening sequence, Vito is the terrified witness to the massacre of his entire family by the members of another
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Italian Director Comes To Hollywood, to Reside In His Childhood Dream
NYTimes - over 23 years
Carlo Carlei is amused, amazed and maybe just a bit appalled that he is, at this very second, Hollywood's hottest director. After all, the 31-year-old Italian only recently arrived in town, has made only one full-length film (in Italian) and isn't even confident that the movie critics or the public will enjoy it. "I hope I won't lose my integrity,"
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Franco Cristaldi, Producer Who Made Films, Is Dead at 64
NYTimes - over 24 years
Franco Cristaldi, the producer of "Cinema Paradiso," which won an Academy Award as best foreign film of 1989, died on Wednesday in Monte Carlo, Monaco, where he had had heart surgery. He was 64 years old. He died of a heart attack, said Maurizio Riparini, a spokesman for Mr. Cristaldi's company, Cristaldi Films. Mr. Cristaldi produced more than 100
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Review/Film; 'Cinema Paradiso,' Memories of Movies in a Movie
NYTimes - about 27 years
LEAD: When the rich, middle-aged Salvatore receives word in Rome of the death of his old friend Alfredo, his mind goes hurtling back over the years to Giancaldo, the parched Sicilian village where he grew up. Possibly because Salvatore is now a successful movie director, he remembers all in neatly chronological order. When the rich, middle-aged
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FILM; 'Cinema Paradiso' Blows a Kiss To the Movies
NYTimes - about 27 years
LEAD: There is only one movie house in the Sicilian town of Bagheria, outside Palermo. Giuseppe Tornatore, who at the age of 33 does not exactly go back very far, can remember when, as recently as the mid-1960's, his hometown managed to sustain eight theaters with a population half its present size. There is only one movie house in the Sicilian
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FILM: FELLINI LATEST, 'THE SHIP SAILS ON'
NYTimes - about 33 years
THOUGH the occasion of Federico Fellini's ''And the Ship Sails On'' initially seems somber, the film often looks like a joyful act of cinematic prestidigitation. At its best moments ''And the Ship Sails On'' floats serenely above the realities of ordinary movies - not to deny the validity of those realities but to expand the imagination. Like
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'CAFE EXPRESS' WITH NINO MANFREDI
NYTimes - almost 36 years
Nino Manfredi plays the humblest of rascals once again in ''Cafe Express,'' a spiritual if not technical sequel to ''Bread and Chocolate.'' With a different director and as a different character, Mr. Manfredi is once again cast as a meek, good-hearted, sometimes scheming fellow who waits on others. This time, he sells coffee aboard a train, getting
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Franco Cristaldi
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1992
    Age 67
    Franco Cristaldi died in Montecarlo in 1992, survived by his wife Zeudi, son Massimo, and adopted son Patrick, the son of Claudia Cardinale.
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  • FIFTIES
  • 1983
    Age 58
    In 1983, he married Eritrean actress Zeudi Araya, who starred in several Cristaldi-produced films.
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  • 1977
    Age 52
    In 1977 Cristaldi was elected president of the International Federation of Film Producers Associations, and was a member of the jury at the 1984 Cannes Film Festival.
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  • 1975
    Age 50
    He mentored Cardinale through her own film career, producing many of her films, until their divorce in 1975.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1966
    Age 41
    He was first married to Carla Simonetti with whom he had a son, Massimo. He applied to the Vatican to have this marriage annulled, and in 1966 married actress Claudia Cardinale.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1924
    Born
    Cristaldi was born in Turin, Italy in 1924, and studied at university for a time before focusing his interests on cinema.
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