Bernardo Bertolucci

1941 - 2018

Bernardo Bertolucci

Bernardo Bertolucci (Italian: [berˈnardo bertoˈluttʃi]; 16 March 1941 – 26 November 2018) was an Italian director and screenwriter, whose films include The Conformist, Last Tango in Paris, 1900, The Last Emperor (for which he won the Academy Award for Best Director and the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay), The Sheltering Sky, Little Buddha, Stealing Beauty and The Dreamers. In recognition of his work, he was presented with the inaugural Honorary Palme d'Or Award at the opening ceremony of the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.From 1979 until his death in 2018, he was married to screenwriter Clare Peploe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bernardo Bertolucci has received more than 1,440,186 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 26th most popular film director.

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Among film directors, Bernardo Bertolucci ranks 26 out of 1,305Before him are Andrei Tarkovsky, Miloš Forman, Georges Méliès, Pedro Almodóvar, François Truffaut, and Michelangelo Antonioni. After him are Fritz Lang, George Lucas, John Ford, Agnès Varda, Quentin Tarantino, and Franco Zeffirelli.

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Among people born in 1941, Bernardo Bertolucci ranks 10Before him are Bob Dylan, Alex Ferguson, Joan Baez, Dick Cheney, Bruno Ganz, and Plácido Domingo. After him are Sergio Mattarella, Richard Dawkins, Cesária Évora, Krzysztof Kieślowski, Fethullah Gülen, and Martha Argerich. Among people deceased in 2018, Bernardo Bertolucci ranks 9Before him are George H. W. Bush, Kofi Annan, Ingvar Kamprad, Charles Aznavour, Montserrat Caballé, and Miloš Forman. After him are Amos Oz, Philip Roth, Aretha Franklin, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Paul Bocuse, and Lys Assia.

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Among people born in Italy, Bernardo Bertolucci ranks 244 out of 3,282Before him are Pope Leo III (750), Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710), Michelangelo Antonioni (1912), Paolo Uccello (1475), Valentinian III (419), and Cimabue (1240). After him are Giuseppe Meazza (1910), Farinelli (1705), Sergio Mattarella (1941), Benvenuto Cellini (1500), Didius Julianus (133), and Pope Julius I (300).


Among film directors born in Italy, Bernardo Bertolucci ranks 6Before him are Federico Fellini (1920), Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Sergio Leone (1929), Luchino Visconti (1906), and Michelangelo Antonioni (1912). After him are Franco Zeffirelli (1923), Roberto Rossellini (1906), Vittorio De Sica (1901), Tinto Brass (1933), Frank Capra (1897), and Dario Argento (1940).

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