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Mario Monicelli

Writer, Director, Assistant Director
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Net worth 2018: Under Review
Industry: Writer
Residence:  Viareggio, Tuscany, Italy
BirthDay: 15 May 1915
Sigh: Gemini
Died On: 29 November 2010(2010-11-29) (aged 95) Rome, Italy
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
BIOGRAPHY

Mario Monicelli was born on May 15, 1915 in Viareggio, Tuscany, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for I compagni (1963), Speriamo che sia femmina (1986) and La grande guerra (1959). He was married to Antonella Salerni and Chiara Rapaccini. He died on November 29, 2010 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

TIMELINE
2010

Monicelli died on November 29, 2010 at the age of 95, after committing suicide by jumping from a window of the San Giovanni hospital in Rome, where he was admitted a few days earlier for prostate cancer

1982

Member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1982

1963

He was a writer and director, known for I compagni (1963), Speriamo che sia femmina (1986) and La grande guerra (1959)

1958

His movies I soliti ignoti (1958), La grande guerra (1959) and La ragazza con la pistola (1968) were Oscar-nominate for "Best Foreign Language Film"

1935

While a student, he directed a 16mm feature film which won a prize at the 1935 Venice Film Festival

1915

Mario Monicelli was born on May 15, 1915 in Viareggio, Tuscany, Italy

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