Pier Paolo Pasolini

Director, Screenwriter, Poet
Pier Paolo Pasolini considered himself first and foremost a poet. But his poetic vision was of people who lived on the edge of society or outside the law, a vision that carried over into his filmmaking.
Born: 03/05/1922 in Bologna, IT

Filmography

Writer (35)

Mamma Roma 1995 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Calderon 1982 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Calderon 1982 (Movie)

(Play as Source Material)

Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom 1976 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Il Fiore Delle Mille e Una Notte 1973 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Storie Scellerate 1972 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

I Racconti di Canterbury 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Il Decamerone 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Medea 1970 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Appunti per un'orestiade Africana 1969 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Witches 1969 (Movie)

(("La terra vista dalla luna"/"The Earth Seen From the Moon")) (Screenplay)

Accattone 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Oedipus Rex 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Pigsty 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Theorem 1968 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Theorem 1968 (Movie)

(Source Material (from novel))

The Gospel According to St. Matthew 1966 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Gospel According to St. Matthew 1966 (Movie)

adaptation (Writer (adaptation))

Hawks and Sparrows 1965 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Love Meetings 1963 (Movie)

commentary writer (Other Writer)

Il Bell'Antonio 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

RoGoPag 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Anger 1962 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Anger 1962 (Movie)

(From Story)

La Notta Brava 1961 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Notta Brava 1961 (Movie)

("Ragazza di vita") (Source Material (from novel))

The Grim Reaper 1961 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Grim Reaper 1961 (Movie)

(From Story)

A Strange Day 1960 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

A Strange Day 1960 (Movie)

(From Story)

Death of a Friend 1959 (Movie)

(From Story)

That Long Night In 1943 1959 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Young Husbands 1958 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

La Donna del Fiume 1957 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Nights of Cabiria 1956 (Movie)

screenplay collaborator (Screenplay)
Director (22)

Mamma Roma 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom 1976 (Movie)

(Director)

Il Fiore Delle Mille e Una Notte 1973 (Movie)

(Director)

Dodici dicembre 1972 1971 (Movie)

(Director)

I Racconti di Canterbury 1971 (Movie)

(Director)

Il Decamerone 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

Medea 1970 (Movie)

(Director)

Appunti per un romanzo dell'immondeza 1969 (Movie)

(Director)

Appunti per un'orestiade Africana 1969 (Movie)

(Director)

Le Mura di Sana'a 1969 (Movie)

(Director)

The Witches 1969 (Movie)

(("La terra vista dalla luna"/"The Earth Seen From the Moon")) (Director)

Accattone 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

Oedipus Rex 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

Pigsty 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

Theorem 1968 (Movie)

(Director)

Amore E Rabbia 1966 (Movie)

(("La Fiore di Carta"/"The Paper Flower")) (Director)

The Gospel According to St. Matthew 1966 (Movie)

(Director)

Hawks and Sparrows 1965 (Movie)

(Director)

Sopraluoghi in Palestina 1964 (Movie)

(Director)

Love Meetings 1963 (Movie)

(Director)

RoGoPag 1962 (Movie)

("La Ricotta") (Director)

The Anger 1962 (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (9)

The Ashes of Pasolini 1992 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

A Futura Memoria di Pier Paolo Pasolini 1986 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

I Racconti di Canterbury 1971 (Movie)

Chaucer (Actor)

Il Decamerone 1970 (Movie)

Giotto (Actor)

Le Mura di Sana'a 1969 (Movie)

Narration (Narrator)

Oedipus Rex 1968 (Movie)

High Priest (Actor)

Sopraluoghi in Palestina 1964 (Movie)

Commentator (Actor)

Love Meetings 1963 (Movie)

Participant (Actor)

The Hunchback of Rome 1959 (Movie)

Er Monco (Actor)
Music (5)

Castelporziano, Ostia Dei Poeti 1980 (Movie)

lyrics (Theme Lyrics)

I Racconti di Canterbury 1971 (Movie)

music assistance (Music)

Il Decamerone 1970 (Movie)

(Music)

Oedipus Rex 1968 (Movie)

(Music Coordinator)

Oedipus Rex 1968 (Movie)

(Original Music)
Camera, Film, & Tape (1)

Appunti per un'orestiade Africana 1969 (Movie)

(Photography)
Editor (1)

The Anger 1962 (Movie)

(Editor)
Other (4)

Appunti per un'orestiade Africana 1969 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Le Mura di Sana'a 1969 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Sopraluoghi in Palestina 1964 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

The Anger 1962 (Movie)

commentary (Other)

Biography

Pier Paolo Pasolini considered himself first and foremost a poet. But his poetic vision was of people who lived on the edge of society or outside the law, a vision that carried over into his filmmaking.

EDUCATION

University of Bologna

Bologna

Milestones

1961

Feature film directing debut, "Accatone"

1954

First film as screenwriter, "La donna del Fiume"

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