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Death of Vincenzo Cerami

He was a disciple of Pasolini

Italian Writer and journalist Vincenzo Cerami, author of "Life is beautiful," the Roberto Benigni film, died Wednesday. He was 72 and had suffered from a long illness. Cerami was a lifelong devoté of Pier Paolo Pasolini's. The latter was Cerami's literature professor in college and hired Cerami as a director's assistant when the young student was 25; the film they collaborated on was 1964's ... more >