Alessandro Blasetti
Date of Birth
Jul 03, 1900
Birth Place:
Rome, Italy


Alessandro Blasetti was one of the premiere Italian directors of the 1930s and was later considered one of the fathers of Italian neorealism. He was originally educated as a lawyer, but after completing law school he found journalism more interesting and became a film critic for a daily newspaper. He then founded his own monthly paper Lo Schermo which became Cinematografo in 1928. Later he,...