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Nelo Risi (1920–2015)

Nelo Risi was born on April 21, 1920 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for Diary of a Schizophrenic Girl (1968), Dead of Summer (1970) and La colonna infame (1972). He was married to Edith Bruck. He died on September 17, 2015 in Rome, Italy. See full bio »


(age 95) in Rome, Italy

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Dead of Summer Director


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 1991 Per odio per amore (TV Movie)
 1970 Documenti su Giuseppe Pinelli (Documentary) (segment "Giuseppe Pinelli")
 1965 La strada più lunga (TV Movie)
 1961 Latin Lovers (segment "Ragazze madri")
 1960 La memoria del futuro (Documentary short)
 1960 Elea classe 9000 (Documentary short)
 1960 I fratelli Rosselli (Documentary short)
 1958 Un fiume di luce (Documentary short)
 1958 Acqua equivale energia (Documentary short)
 1957 Sud come Nord (Documentary short)
 1956 The Assassination of Matteotti (Short documentary)
 1950 L'isola bianca (Short documentary)
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Alternate Names:

Nello Risi

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Brother of cinematographer Fernando Risi and director Dino Risi, uncle of directors Claudio Risi and Marco Risi.

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