Sergio Nasca

Sergio Nasca (1 August 1937 – 14 August 1989) was an Italian film director and screenwriter.

Sergio Nasca
Born(1937-08-01)1 August 1937
Died14 August 1989(1989-08-14) (aged 52)
Occupationfilm director, screenwriter

Life and career

Born in Rome, Nasca started his career in 1965 as assistant director of Enzo Battaglia in Idoli controluce, then he worked as a production manager.[1][2] He made his film debut in 1974 with Il saprofita, a film which raised several controversities for its violence.[1][2][3] His cinema was initially characterized by violent provocations gradually tempered by bittersweet tones.[1] He died at the age of 52 of an incurable disease.[4]



  1. Gianni Canova. Enciclopedia del cinema. Garzanti, 2009. ISBN 881150516X.
  2. Roberto Poppi. I registi: dal 1930 ai giorni nostri. Gremese Editore, 2002. ISBN 8884401712.
  3. Roberto Chiti; Roberto Poppi; Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano: I film. Gremese, 1991. ISBN 8876059695.
  4. "Un appello per ricordare il regista Sergio Nasca". La Repubblica. 10 October 1989. Retrieved 6 February 2014.

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