De Seta, Vittorio

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De Seta, Vittorio Gender: M
born on 15 October 1923 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Palermo, Italy, 38n07, 13e22
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 20°58' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 01°38 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 29°19'

Vittorio De Seta
photo: Iaconianni family, license cc-by-sa-3.0


Italian cinema director and screenwriter, considered one of the Italian cinema's great imaginative realists of the 1960s.

De Seta made ten short documentaries between 1954 and 1959, before directing his first feature-length film, Banditi a Orgosolo (Bandits of Orgosolo).

His early documentaries focus on the everyday life of many of Sicily's poorest workers, and are notable for their lack of voice-over narration, quiet mood, and striking color.

He died on 28 November 2011, aged 88, in Calabria, Italy.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file quotes birth certificate.


  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Film director)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)