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Edoardo Anton (7 January 1910 - 11 May 1986) was an Italian screenwriter and film director.

Edoardo Anton
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Born Edoardo Antonelli
7 January 1910 (1910-01-07)
Rome, Italy
Died 11 May 1986 (1986-05-12) (aged 76)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Director, screenwriter



Born in Rome as Edoardo Antonelli, Anton was the son of the playwright and journalist Luigi Antonelli.[1] He entered the cinema industry in mid-thirties and soon became a prolific screenwriter specialized in comedy films.[1] His work as filmmaker is marginal, mainly confined to the co-direction of a few international co-productions;[1] the only work entirely attributable to him is Il lupo della frontiera.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d Roberto Poppi. I registi: dal 1930 ai giorni nostri. Gremese Editore, 2002. p. 28. ISBN 8884401712. 

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