Carlo Virzì

Carlo Virzì (Italian pronunciation: [ˈkarlo virˈdzi]; born 2 June 1972) is an Italian musician, director and screenwriter.

Carlo Virzì
Born (1972-06-02) June 2, 1972 (age 48)
Occupationmusician, screenwriter, director
Years active1997–present

Born in Livorno, Virzì was the singer and guitarist of the rock band Snaporaz from 1997 to 2001; he is also the composer of the soundtracks for many films of his brother Paolo Virzì.[1] His first film as director and screenwriter was L'estate del mio primo bacio (2006).[1]

In 2011, the Bari International Film Festival awarded him the Ennio Morricone Prize for the best composer for the film The First Beautiful Thing.






  1. ^ a b Riccardo Marra (12 April 2012). "I più grandi di tutti!". Ustation. Archived from the original on 23 February 2015. Retrieved 22 February 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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