Gillo Pontecorvo

Biography

Gillo Pontecorvo (19 November 1919 – 12 October 2006) was an Italian filmmaker. He worked as a film director for more than a decade before his best known film La battaglia di Algeri (The Battle of Algiers, 1966) was released. For this he was nominated for the Best Director Oscar in 1969 and won the...

7 titles Directing Writing Acting

6.8

12 Directors for 12 Cities 12 registi per 12 città

1989 · Director

7.1

Operation Ogre Operación Ogro

1979 · Director

7.4

Burn! Queimada

1969 · Director

8.1

The Battle of Algiers La battaglia di Algeri

1966 · Director

7.7

Kapo Kapò

1960 · Director

7.0

The Wide Blue Road La grande strada azzurra

1957 · Director

5.1

Die Windrose

1957 · Director

6.8

The Unfaithfuls Le infedeli

1953 · Assistant Director

4 titles Directing Writing Acting

7.1

Operation Ogre Operación Ogro

1979 · Screenplay

7.4

Burn! Queimada

1969 · Story

8.1

The Battle of Algiers La battaglia di Algeri

1966 · Writer

7.7

Kapo Kapò

1960 · Writer

2 titles Directing Writing Acting

4.2

The Stupids

1996 · Talk show guest

7.0

The Wide Blue Road La grande strada azzurra

1957 ·

6.8

Outcry Il Sole sorge ancora

1946 · Pietro