Damiano Damiani

Director, Screenwriter, Actor
A commpetent director, Damiani has favored socially conscious, and often Mafia-related, thrillers. He made numerous shorts from 1946 before his first feature, "Lipstick" (1960), took a prize at the San Sebastian Film ... Read more »
Born: 07/23/1922 in Italy

Filmography

Writer (27)

Heaven Above Us 2014 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Final Inquiry 2007 (Movie)

(from screenplay: "L'Inchiesta") (Source Material)

Angel of Death 1991 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Angel of Death 1991 (Movie)

(From Story)

Giocodi Massacro 1990 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Giocodi Massacro 1990 (Movie)

(Play as Source Material)

Il Sole Buio 1990 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Il Sole Buio 1990 (Movie)

(From Story)

L' Inchiesta 1986 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Attacco alla Piovra 1983 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Goodbye and Amen 1978 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

L' Ultimo nome 1978 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

I Am Afraid 1977 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Un Genio, Due Compari, Un Pollo 1974 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Perche si uccide un Magistrato 1973 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Il Sorriso del Grande Tentatore 1972 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Girolimoni, Il Mostro di Roma 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

L' Istruttoria e chiusa: Dimentichi! 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Moglie piu Bella 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Moglie piu Bella 1969 (Movie)

(From Story)

Complicated Girl 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Il Giorno della Civetta 1967 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Arturo's Island 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Empty Canvas 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Reunion 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Lipstick 1960 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (24)

Heaven Above Us 2014 (Movie)

(Director)

Angel of Death 1991 (Movie)

(Director)

Giocodi Massacro 1990 (Movie)

(Director)

Il Sole Buio 1990 (Movie)

(Director)

L' Inchiesta 1986 (Movie)

(Director)

Attacco alla Piovra 1983 (Movie)

(Director)

Amityville II: The Possession 1982 (Movie)

(Director)

Goodbye and Amen 1978 (Movie)

(Director)

L' Ultimo nome 1978 (Movie)

(Director)

I Am Afraid 1977 (Movie)

(Director)

Un Uomo in ginocchio 1977 (Movie)

(Director)

Un Genio, Due Compari, Un Pollo 1974 (Movie)

(Director)

Perche si uccide un Magistrato 1973 (Movie)

(Director)

Il Sorriso del Grande Tentatore 1972 (Movie)

(Director)

Girolimoni, Il Mostro di Roma 1971 (Movie)

(Director)

L' Istruttoria e chiusa: Dimentichi! 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

La Moglie piu Bella 1969 (Movie)

(Director)

Complicated Girl 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

Il Giorno della Civetta 1967 (Movie)

(Director)

Arturo's Island 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

The Empty Canvas 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

The Reunion 1962 (Movie)

(Director)

Lipstick 1960 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (3)

Perche si uccide un Magistrato 1973 (Movie)

(Actor)

Il Delitto Matteotti 1972 (Movie)

Giovanni Amendola (Actor)

Biography

A commpetent director, Damiani has favored socially conscious, and often Mafia-related, thrillers. He made numerous shorts from 1946 before his first feature, "Lipstick" (1960), took a prize at the San Sebastian Film Festival. He made a foray in the US industry with the unsuccessful "Amityville II: Possession" (1979).

EDUCATION

Academia di Belle Arti

Brera Academy

Milestones

1992

Last film to date, "Angel of Death"

1982

First US film, "Amityville II: The Possession"

1960

Feature directing debut, "Il rossetto/Lipstick"

1947

First feature as screenwriter (also production designer; assistant director), "Uomeni senza domani"

1946

Directed first short documentary, "La banda d'Affori"

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