Giuseppe Amato

Giuseppe Amato (born Giuseppe Vasaturo; 24 August 1899 – 3 February 1964) was an Italian film producer, screenwriter and director. He produced 58 films between 1932 and 1961, and is especially known for Bicycle Thieves.[2] He was born in Naples and died in Rome from a heart attack.

Giuseppe Amato
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Giuseppe Vasaturo[1]

(1899-08-24)24 August 1899
Naples, Italy
Died3 February 1964(1964-02-03) (aged 64)
Rome, Italy
OccupationFilm producer, screenwriter, director
Years active1932–1961

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ James F. Clarke (1977). Pseudonyms : the names behind the names. Thetford: BCA. p. 8. OCLC 830226383.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Leslie Halliwell, John Walker (2001). Halliwell's Who's who in the Movies (14 ed.). Harper Collins Entertainment. p. 12. ISBN 9780002572149.

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