Franco Piavoli

Born in Pozzolengo near Brescia in the early Thirties, Franco Piavoli worked as a law teacher in high school. His career as a film-maker started in the early Sixties with some successful shorts marked by a personal poetic vein: Le Stagioni (1961), Domenica Sera (1962), Emigranti (1963). From the torpor of the Eighties blossomed his first two features, a true revelation in the desolating panorama of those years: Il Pianeta Azzurro (1982) and Nostos (1989). He finished latest film Voci nel Tempo  in 1996. As well as teaching and film-making he has also worked for the theatre. 

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24° Festival


01 October - 06 October 2021

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