Franco Di Giacomo AIC (1932–2016)

Franco Di Giacomo died last 30 of April in Rome. He was 83 years old. The italian cinematographer worked with directors like Bernardo Bertolucci, Marco Bellocchio, Nanni Moretti, Taviani brothers, Ettore Scola over a long career of more than forty years.

During the 1950s and '60s, Franco Di Giacomo climbed from working as an assistant and camera operator. In the 1970's Giacomo was lucky enough to be part of the golden ages of Italian cinema when he was promoted as cinematographer crossing his most known works with Bernardo Bertolucci on «The Strategy of the spider» and with Marco Bellocchio on «Victory March». One of the great marks of his career was working with Serge Leone with Tonino Delli Colli ASC on «The Good the Bad and the Ugly»
Watch his interview produced by the AIC https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynCQwCPAsgk
and
his long filmography
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0223862
http://www.cinematographers.nl/PaginasDoPh/di%20giacomo.htm

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