Ripley's game
Liliana Cavani
Based on the work of
Patricia Highsmith
Author of screenplay
Charles MacKeown
John Malkovich 1953-
Ennio Morricone 1928-2020
RCV, 2009
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
ca. 106 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels
8713045203825 8713045219703

About Liliana Cavani

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Liliana Cavani (born 12 January 1933, Carpi, Italy) is an Italian film director and screenwriter. She belongs to a generation of Italian filmmakers from Emilia-Romagna that came into prominence in the 1970s, including Bernardo Bertolucci, Pier Paolo Pasolini and Marco Bellocchio. Cavani became internationally known after the success of her 1974 feature film Il portiere di notte (The Night Porter). Her films have historical concerns. In addition to feature films and documentaries, she has also directed opera.

Early life

Cavani was born in Carpi, near Modena in the regione of Emilia-Romagna. Cavani's father, an architect from Mantua, belonged to a conservative bourgeois family of landowners. "My father was an architect interested in urban development. He took me to museums. He had worked in urban planning in Baghdad in 1956, when Iraq was still under British control. My mother was very strong, very capable, and very…Read more on Wikipedia