Happy Birthday Federico Fellini

Today is the 95th birthday of Frederico Fellini.  The world is a better place because he was in it and still feels the loss that he has left it.

NAME: Federico Fellini
OCCUPATION: Director
BIRTH DATE: January 20, 1920
DEATH DATE: October 31, 1993
EDUCATION: Ginnasio Giulio Cesare
PLACE OF BIRTH: Rimini, Italy
PLACE OF DEATH: Rome, Italy

BEST KNOWN FOR: Italian film director Federico Fellini was one of the most celebrated and distinctive filmmakers of the period after World War II.

Federico Fellini was born January 20, 1920, in Rimini, Italy. In 1944 he met director Roberto Rossellini and joined a team of writers who created Rome, Open City, often cited as the seminal film of the Italian Neorealist movement. Fellini made his directorial debut with Variety Lights, 1951. One of his major works is La Dolce Vita which starred Marcello MastroianniAnouk Aimée and Anita Ekberg. Fellini won best foreign-language Oscars for La Strada (1954),The Nights of Cabiria (1957), 8 1/2 (1963) and Amarcord (1974). He also took home a Lifetime Achievement Oscar in 1993.
FILMOGRAPHY AS DIRECTOR
The Voice of the Moon (31-Jan-1990)
Intervista (18-May-1987)
Ginger & Fred (13-Jan-1986)
And the Ship Sails On (10-Sep-1983)
City of Women (28-Mar-1980)
Orchestra Rehearsal (4-Dec-1978)
Casanova (7-Dec-1976)
Amarcord (18-Dec-1973)
Roma (14-Mar-1972)
The Clowns (10-Mar-1971)
Satyricon (3-Sep-1969)
Spirits of the Dead (17-May-1968)
Juliet of the Spirits (22-Oct-1965)
8 1/2 (14-Feb-1963)
Boccaccio ’70 (22-Feb-1962)
La Dolce Vita (3-Feb-1960)
Nights of Cabiria (10-May-1957)
The Swindle (9-Sep-1955)
La Strada (6-Sep-1954)
Love in the City (26-Nov-1953)
I Vitelloni (26-Aug-1953)
The White Sheik (6-Sep-1952)
Variety Lights (6-Dec-1950)FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
We All Loved Each Other So Much (21-Dec-1974) · Himself
The Clowns (10-Mar-1971) · Himself
Alex in Wonderland (17-Dec-1970) · Himself
Ciao, Federico! (Oct-1970) · Himself

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