Francesco Rosi

Italian film director

Francesco Rosi (15 November 1922 – 10 January 2015) was an Italian movie director, producer and screenwriter.

Francesco Rosi
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Born(1922-11-15)15 November 1922
Died10 January 2015(2015-01-10) (aged 92)
Rome, Italy
OccupationDirector, Producer, screenwriter

He is the father of actress Carolina Rosi. He is known for his 1979 movie Christ Stopped at Eboli. He won the Golden Prize at the 11th Moscow International Film Festival.[1]

Rosi was born in Naples and died in Rome.


  1. "11th Moscow International Film Festival (1979)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-19.

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