Umberto Barbaro

Umberto Barbaro

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Umberto Barbaro was an Italian film critic and essayist. He was born in Acireale on January 3, 1902 and died on March 19, 1959 in Rome. Umberto Barbaro was active in many fields: fiction, drama, cinema, criticism and history of figurative art. In 1923 he was the editor ofLa bilancia and collaborated with Dino Terra, Vinicio Paladini and Paolo Floreres. In 1927 he was among the leaders of the Movimento Immaginista and one of the "left" among the Futurists. His work received attention in France America, Russia and Germany. With Anton Giulio Bragaglia he founded the Teatro degli Indipendenti in Rome. He knew Russian and German and translated the works of translated by Heinrich von Kleist, Mikhail Bulgakov and Frank Wedekind into Italian.
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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 159g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136261774
  • 9786136261775