Augusto Genina
Date of Birth
Jan 28, 1892

Biography

Over his 40-year career, versatile Italian filmmaker Augusto Genina made over 150 competently directed films, some of which won awards at the Venice Film Festival. Genina started out as a screenwriter in 1913, and before the year finished he had become a director. In the early '30s, he also directed many French and German films, frequently writing his own scripts. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi