World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Silvio Narizzano

Article Id: WHEBN0012032715
Reproduction Date:

Title: Silvio Narizzano  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Maria Michi, Alex Thomson (cinematographer), 1971 Cannes Film Festival, Stathis Giallelis, List of British films of 1965
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Silvio Narizzano

Silvio Narizzano
Born (1927-02-08)February 8, 1927[1]
Montreal, Quebec, Canada[1]
Died July 26, 2011(2011-07-26) (aged 84)[1]
London, England
Residence London, England
Mojácar, Andalusia, Spain[1]
Alma mater Bishop's University[1]
Occupation Film and television director,
television producer
Years active 1951–95
Notable work [1]

Silvio Narizzano (February 8, 1927July 26, 2011)[1] was a Canadian film and television director.

Life and career

Born in [1] which received four Academy Award nominations as well as a BAFTA nomination for Best British Film, and was entered into the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]

His other work included a 1970 film adaptation of Joe Orton's play Loot, the comedy-drama Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977), Demi Moore's debut film Choices, and the made-for-television films Staying On (1980, adapted from Paul Scott's novel of the same name), "Young Shoulders" 1984 Play for Today for BBC from John Wain's novel and The Body in the Library (1984, adapted from the Agatha Christie murder mystery).[1] His Come Back, Little Sheba (1977), a TV version of the play by William Inge, was broadcast as part of the anthology series Laurence Olivier Presents.[1]

From the 1960s, Narizzano divided his time between London and Mojácar, Spain.[1] He suffered from recurring depression in adulthood, which worsened in the 1980s following the death of a long-term friend and collaborator, the scriptwriter Win Wells.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q

Notes

  • The Macmillan International Film Encyclopedia
  • Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies

External links

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.