Franco Solinas

Franco Solinas (19 January 1927 - 14 September 1982) was an Italian writer and screenwriter.[1] He is best known for the screenplay of The Battle of Algiers, which was nominated for three Academy Awards.

Franco Solinas
Born19 January 1927
Died14 September 1982(1982-09-14) (aged 55)
Fiumicino, Italy
Years active1951-1982


  1. ^ Reggiani, Stefano (1982-09-15). "E' morto Franco Solinas portò al cinema la storia". La Stampa (in Italian). Retrieved 2014-11-23.

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