Italian film producer Alberto Grimaldi, who worked on films by Federico Fellini and Martin Scorsese, has died at the age of 95. This was reported on January 24 by Variety magazine, citing Grimaldi’s son.
According to him, his father died of natural causes.
Grimaldi was born in 1925 in Naples. He began his career filming spaghetti westerns.
He worked on films made by such world-renowned directors as Federico Fellini, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Bernardo Bertolucci and Martin Scorsese.
With his help such films as “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”, “Last Tango in Paris”, “Casanova” and others were created.
His last film was Scorsese’s Gangs of New York, released in 2002. The film was nominated for an Oscar for best film.