Gian Pietro Calasso

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Gian Pietro Calasso with Masakazu Yamazaki

Gian Pietro Calasso (* 1937 in Florence ) is an Italian theater and television director and screenwriter .


After completing school, Calasso trained as an actor and director in the United States , including at the Actors Studio . Between 1971 and 1991 he directed ten films for the screen; In 1963 he was once seen as an actor in a feature film. His most likely tester film of 1988 by James Hadley Chase resulting Cambiamente d'aria be. As a screenwriter, he was also responsible for mini-series.

Calasso was named best screenwriter at the MyFest festival. He is the author of at least two books.

Filmography (selection)

  • 1988: Cambiamente d'aria (TV movie)
  • 1991: The vultures are already waiting (L'avvoltoi sa attendere) (TV movie)


Web links

Commons : Gian Pietro Calasso  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  2. ^ Roberto Poppi: Dizionario del cinema italiano, I Registi, Gremese 2002, p. 81