Simona Paggi

Simona Paggi (born 29 December 1962) is an Italian film editor.

Simona Paggi
Born (1962-12-29) 29 December 1962 (age 58)
OccupationFilm editor
Years active1984-present

She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Film Editing for her work in the film Life Is Beautiful (1997)[1] and won the David di Donatello for Best Editing for her work in The Stolen Children (1992).[2] During her career, she became a close collaborator of directors like Gianni Amelio,[3] Emanuele Crialese and John Turturro.[4]

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ "The 71st Academy Awards (1999) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. AMPAS. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  2. ^ Lancia, Enrico (1998). I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore. p. 270. ISBN 9788877422217.
  3. ^ Crittenden, Roger (20 May 2018). Fine Cuts: Interviews on the Practice of European Film Editing (2nd ed.). Taylor & Francis. p. 125. ISBN 9781315475110.
  4. ^ Turturro, John (2010). The Campania Region and of the European Union; Film Commission of the Campania Region; Ministry for Cultural Assets and Activities General Directorate for Cinema; Cinecittà Luce; Rai Cinema; Madeleine (eds.). "Passione. A Musical Adventure" (PDF). Beta Film: 6. Retrieved 31 July 2019.

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