Ferdinando Scarfiotti
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1940

Biography

From the late '60s to the time of his death in 1994, Ferdinando Scarfiotti was considered one of the world's most influential film production designers. Born just outside of Rome, Scarfiotti originally studied architecture at the University of Rome. It was famous director Luchino Visconti, a friend of Scarifiotti's family, who encouraged him to take up production design as a means of combining the...