Baldassarre Negroni

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Baldassarre Negroni
Negroni in 1914
Born(1877-01-21)21 January 1877
Rome, Italy
Died18 July 1948(1948-07-18) (aged 71)
Rome, Italy
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter
Years active1912-1945

Baldassarre Negroni (21 January 1877 18 July 1948) was an Italian film director and screenwriter. He directed 89 films between 1912 and 1936. He directed the 1932 film Due cuori felici , which starred Vittorio De Sica. [1]

Film director Person who controls the artistic and dramatic aspects of a film production

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Two Happy Hearts is a 1932 Italian comedy film directed by Baldassarre Negroni and starring Vittorio De Sica.


Selected filmography

L'amazzone mascherata (1914)

Pierrot the Prodigal is a 1913 Italian silent film directed by Baldassarre Negroni and starring Francesca Bertini, Leda Gys and Emilio Ghione.

The Lady of the Camellias is a 1915 Italian historical drama film directed by Baldassarre Negroni and starring Hesperia, Alberto Collo, and Ida Carloni Talli. It is an adaptation of Alexandre Dumas, fils' novel The Lady of the Camellias. Another Italian version The Lady of the Camellias was released the same year.

The Courier of Moncenisio is a 1927 Italian silent drama film directed by Baldassarre Negroni and starring Bartolomeo Pagano, Rina De Liguoro and Umberto Casilini. It is an adaptation of the 1852 play Jean le cocher by Joseph Bouchardy.

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  1. "Due cuori felici". BFI. Retrieved 11 September 2010.