Films By Giorgio Mangiamele

A murderer on the run finds refuge in the house of an unsuspecting potter and his daughter. The man and the girl fall in love but a jealous employee call the police. ... This simple tale is told with remarkable visual poetry through its atmospheric exterior photography, and beautifully composed and lit interior shots. ... Silver Award, General Category; Kodak Silver Medallion for Black and White p... Read more
A sculptress living in a remote artists' compound provides refuge to a wounded stranger, setting the scene for a dangerous love triangle. ... When Margot provides the exhausted Nick with shelter, little does she know that she's inviting into her home a murderer on the run from police. Soon the two have fallen in love, triggering a furious burst of jealousy from her infatuated fellow artist Chris. ... Read more
In Ninety-Nine Percent, Mangiamele's only comedy, Italian widower Joseph Pino and his young son Peter live a chaotic and deeply opposed life. However their relationship begins to heal as they embark on a quest to find Joseph a wife. ... D/P Giorgio Mangiamele Dist NFSA TD 35mm/1963 ... Screens with The Spag, a portrait of growing up as a newly arrived migrant in 1950s Melbourne, revolving around G... Read more
A portrait of growing up as a newly arrived migrant in 1950s Melbourne, The Spag revolves around Giovannino, a young Italian paperboy. When his father dies, his mother wants to return to Italy, but Giovannino wants to stay, despite always being the 'dago' and 'spag'. ... D/P Giorgio Mangiamele Dist NFSA TD 35mm/1962 ... Screens with Ninety-Nine Percent, Mangiamele's only comedy, Italian widower Jo... Read more
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