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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Music (feature film)

1.
Oedipus Rex (1990) as Music Director
In pre-war Italy, a young couple have a baby boy. The father, however, is jealous of his son - and the scene moves to antiquity, where the baby is taken into the desert to be killed. He is rescued, given the name Edipo (Oedipus), and brought up by the King and Queen of Corinth as their son. One day an oracle informs Edipo that he is destined to kill his father and marry his mother. Horrified, he flees Corinth and his supposed parents - only to get into a fight and kill an older man on the road...

Sound (feature film)

2.
Blue Planet, The (2008) as Sound
Captures the sounds and images of nature.
3.
Besieged (1998) as Re-Recording Mixer
Shandurai is an African woman who has come to Europe, and is now the housekeeper for shy Englishman Jason Kinsky. The two of them live in his palatial villa outside of Rome, he composing music on his piano, she studying medicine in her spare time. Jason falls in love with Shandurai, but she rejects
4.
Bits and Pieces (1996) as Mixer
An ensemble piece with 130 speaking parts, approximately 65 substantial characters and some 30 intertwined stories which blend everyday banalities with momentous events in this slice of 24 hours in the life of Rome, otherwise known as the Eternal City.
5.
Mamba (1988) as Sound Rerecording
A woman trapped in her apartment is forced to battle a poisonous Mamba snake which has been let loose by her estranged husband.
6.
Famiglia, La (1987) as Sound Mixer
At a party given in honor of Carlo, the head of a large Italian family, he reminisces about the past.
7.
Dark Eyes (1987) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A middle-aged waiter reminisces about his family and his one great love affair.
8.
Good Morning Babylon (1987) as Sound Mixing Engineer
The life and death of two Italian brothers who came to America, worked in Hollywood during the silent film era, and died during World War I.
9.
Ginger and Fred (1986) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
A song-and-dance team are reunited for a nostalgic television special.
10.
Camorra (1986) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
11.
Macaroni (1985) as Sound Rerecording
Two World War II buddies are reunited when one of them travels to Italy on a business trip.
13.
Il Futuro e Donna (1984) as Sound Rerecording
14.
Once Upon A Time In America (1984) as Sound Recording Mixer
Drama about the rise and fall of Jewish-American gangsters in New York at the beginning of the century through the 1960s.
15.
Kaos (1984) as Sound Rerecording
An adaptation of five stories about Sicilian peasants.
16.
Tales of Ordinary Madness (1983) as Sound Rerecording
The narration of a poet--whose character is based on the novelist Charles Bukowski--as explores L.A.'s lower depths--helping us through his quest for sex, truth and beauty.
17.
Copkiller (1983) as Sound Rerecording
18.
Identification of a Woman (1982) as Sound Rerecording
A filmmaker looks for an interesting subject and relationship.
19.
La Nuit de Varennes (1982) as Sound Recording Mixer
A picaresque story of the coach and party that followed hard on the one which tried to transport Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to safety in 1791.
20.
Night of San Lorenzo, The (1981) as Sound Recording
21.
Mystery of Oberwald, The (1981) as Sound Rerecording
22.
La Citta Delle Donne (1980) as Sound Rerecording
23.
Luna (1979) as Sound Rerecording
Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him.
24.
Killer Fish (1979) as Sound Rerecording Mixer
The story has evil Franciscus hiding some diamonds in a lake full of man-eating piranhas. Other gang members go after the rocks but are gobbled in the expected gory fashion, which gets more disgusting with each new victim. The story is compounded by appropriate romantic interludes as some glamorous fashion models and a photo crew arrive at the luxury resort hotel where the criminals are staying. The already-skeletal Hemingway and Berenson appear to offer little nourishment for the ferocious fish.
25.
Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom (1977) as Sound Rerecording
Set in the Nazi-controlled, northern Italian state of Salo in 1944, four dignitaries round up sixteen perfect specimens of youth and take them together with guards, servants and studs to a palace near Marzabotto. In addition, there are four middle-aged women: three of whom recount arousing stories whilst the fourth accompanies on the piano. The story is largely taken up with their recounting the stories of Dante and De Sade: the Circle of Manias, the Circle of Shit and the Circle of Blood. Following this, the youths are executed whilst each libertine takes his turn as voyeur.
26.
The Cassandra Crossing (1977) as Sound Rerecording
When a train''''s passengers are exposed to a deadly virus, it triggers an international incident.
27.
Il Casanova di Federico Fellini (1977) as Sound Rerecording
Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone, and is he really an interesting person ? Is he really alive ?
28.
My Name Is Nobody (1973) as Sound Rerecording
An aging gunfighter''''s dreams of retirement are thwarted by a hero-worshipping young man.
29.
Last Tango In Paris (1972)
Distraught following his wife''s suicide, American hotelier Paul becomes transfixed by the beautiful younger Frenchwoman Jeanne when he meets her by chance at an apartment both are attempting to rent. The couple begin an extended but purely anonymous sexual relationship in which they do not even tell each other their names but it soon becomes clear the couple''s deliberate level of disassociation cannot continue.
30.
Red Tent, The (1970) as Sound
The commander of a failed 1928 Arctic airship expedition is remembering the events of the "Italia" airship flight, crash and subsequent rescue efforts. The "ghosts" of people involved in the events appear in his memories to assist him in determining his guilt in the affair. The reminiscences are mixed with the real action: the flight of the "Italia", the air rescue operation from Kings Bay airfield, the expedition of the "Krassin" ice-breaker. A sort of human touch is added by the ever beautiful C.C. playing Malmgren's girlfriend.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

31.
Blue Planet, The (2008)
Captures the sounds and images of nature.
32.
Mamba (1988)
A woman trapped in her apartment is forced to battle a poisonous Mamba snake which has been let loose by her estranged husband.
33.
Good Morning Babylon (1987)
The life and death of two Italian brothers who came to America, worked in Hollywood during the silent film era, and died during World War I.
34.
Dark Eyes (1987)
A middle-aged waiter reminisces about his family and his one great love affair.
35.
Ginger and Fred (1986)
A song-and-dance team are reunited for a nostalgic television special.
36.
Camorra (1986)
37.
Macaroni (1985)
Two World War II buddies are reunited when one of them travels to Italy on a business trip.
38.
Kaos (1984)
An adaptation of five stories about Sicilian peasants.
39.
Once Upon A Time In America (1984)
Drama about the rise and fall of Jewish-American gangsters in New York at the beginning of the century through the 1960s.
40.
42.
Copkiller (1983)
43.
Tales of Ordinary Madness (1983)
The narration of a poet--whose character is based on the novelist Charles Bukowski--as explores L.A.'s lower depths--helping us through his quest for sex, truth and beauty.
44.
Identification of a Woman (1982)
A filmmaker looks for an interesting subject and relationship.
45.
La Nuit de Varennes (1982)
A picaresque story of the coach and party that followed hard on the one which tried to transport Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette to safety in 1791.
49.
Luna (1979)
Recently widowed American opera diva Caterina takes her teenaged son Joe with her on a long singing tour to Italy. Absorbed in her hectic work in various Verdi operas around Rome, Caterina is soon shocked to discover that her troubled and lonely son has become a heroin addict. Her desperate attempts to wean the youth off the drug result in an incestuous relationship, but also in a possibility to reunite Joe--maybe even herself--with his real father, whose existence she has kept a secret from him.
50.
Killer Fish (1979)
The story has evil Franciscus hiding some diamonds in a lake full of man-eating piranhas. Other gang members go after the rocks but are gobbled in the expected gory fashion, which gets more disgusting with each new victim. The story is compounded by appropriate romantic interludes as some glamorous fashion models and a photo crew arrive at the luxury resort hotel where the criminals are staying. The already-skeletal Hemingway and Berenson appear to offer little nourishment for the ferocious fish.
51.
Il Casanova di Federico Fellini (1977)
Casanova is a libertine, collecting seductions and sexual feats. But he is really interested in someone, and is he really an interesting person ? Is he really alive ?
52.
Salo or the 120 Days of Sodom (1977)
Set in the Nazi-controlled, northern Italian state of Salo in 1944, four dignitaries round up sixteen perfect specimens of youth and take them together with guards, servants and studs to a palace near Marzabotto. In addition, there are four middle-aged women: three of whom recount arousing stories whilst the fourth accompanies on the piano. The story is largely taken up with their recounting the stories of Dante and De Sade: the Circle of Manias, the Circle of Shit and the Circle of Blood. Following this, the youths are executed whilst each libertine takes his turn as voyeur.
53.
The Cassandra Crossing (1977)
When a train''''s passengers are exposed to a deadly virus, it triggers an international incident.
54.
My Name Is Nobody (1973)
An aging gunfighter''''s dreams of retirement are thwarted by a hero-worshipping young man.
55.
Red Tent, The (1970)
The commander of a failed 1928 Arctic airship expedition is remembering the events of the "Italia" airship flight, crash and subsequent rescue efforts. The "ghosts" of people involved in the events appear in his memories to assist him in determining his guilt in the affair. The reminiscences are mixed with the real action: the flight of the "Italia", the air rescue operation from Kings Bay airfield, the expedition of the "Krassin" ice-breaker. A sort of human touch is added by the ever beautiful C.C. playing Malmgren's girlfriend.

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