Tinto Brass

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Giovanni "Tinto" Brass (born 26 March 1933) is an Italian film director and screenwriter. In the 1960s and 1970s, he directed many critically acclaimed avant-garde films of various genres. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tinto Brass has received more than 2,019,631 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Tinto Brass is the 46th most popular film director (up from 47th in 2019), the 470th most popular biography from Italy (down from 455th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Italian Film Director.

Tinto Brass is most famous for his work in the Italian pornographic film industry. He has directed, produced, and written many films that are considered classics in the industry.

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  • 36

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  • 7.48

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  • 2.49

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Among film directors, Tinto Brass ranks 46 out of 1,580Before him are Andrzej Wajda, Michael Haneke, James Cameron, John Ford, Alan Parker, and Jacques Tati. After him are Lars von Trier, Éric Rohmer, Sydney Pollack, Tim Burton, Roger Vadim, and Chuck Jones.

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Among people born in 1933, Tinto Brass ranks 18Before him are Claudio Abbado, Lina Medina, Just Fontaine, Krzysztof Penderecki, Jalal Talabani, and Philip Roth. After him are Amartya Sen, Francisco Gento, Susan Sontag, Arno Allan Penzias, Elinor Ostrom, and Costa-Gavras.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Tinto Brass ranks 470 out of 4,088Before him are Rita Levi-Montalcini (1909), Pope John XIV (1000), Pontormo (1494), Damocles (null), Renzo Piano (1937), and Bohemond I of Antioch (1054). After him are Pope Pontian (200), Pope John III (520), Pope Boniface III (540), Pope Valentine (780), Pope Leo II (611), and Giulietta Masina (1921).


Among film directors born in Italy, Tinto Brass ranks 9Before him are Pier Paolo Pasolini (1922), Luchino Visconti (1906), Bernardo Bertolucci (1941), Michelangelo Antonioni (1912), Roberto Rossellini (1906), and Vittorio De Sica (1901). After him are Franco Zeffirelli (1923), Frank Capra (1897), Dario Argento (1940), Giuseppe Tornatore (1956), Ettore Scola (1931), and Sergio Corbucci (1926).