Carlo Lizzani

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: Italian film director, screenwriter and critic who became a protagonist of Italian Neorealism when he started out as a film critic and screenwriter before getting writing credits for Roberto Rossellini's Germany Year Zero in 1948 and Giuseppe De Santis's 1950 film Bitter Rice, which earned him an Oscar nomination.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by self-defenestration

 

Born: April 3, 1922

 

Died: October 5, 2013

 

Location: Rome, Italy