Giovanni Pastrone1883 — 1959 Age: 75 years old
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Giovanni Pastrone, also known by his artistic name Piero Fosco (13 September 1883 - 27 June 1959), was an Italian film pioneer, director, screenwriter, actor and technician. Pastrone was born in Montechiaro d'Asti. He worked during the era of the silent film, but he influenced many important directors in the international cinema, such as David Wark Griffith, in his Birth of a Nation (1915) and Intolerance (1916). He died in Turin on 27 June 1959. Description above from the Wikipedia article Giovanni Pastrone, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
September 13, 1883, Montechiaro d'Asti, Piedmont, Italy
June 27, 1959
1909 Julius CaesarDirector and Giulio Cesare 1909 Enrico IIIDirector 1911 The Fall of TroyWriter and Director 1912 At the Cinema ShowDirector 1913 Stronger than Sherlock HolmesDirector 1914 CabiriaDirector, Screenplay, and Producer 1915 MacisteScreenplay 1916 The WarriorDirector 1916 The FireWriter and Director 1916 Royal TigerDirector 1917 La guerra e il sogno di MomiDirector and Writer 1917 The Light, Triptych of Modern LifeWriter 1918 La moglie di ClaudioDirector 1920 Hedda GablerDirector