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Alessandro Haber (born 19 January 1947) is an Italian actor, film director and singer. Haber was born in Bologna in a Jewish family of mixed ancestry (his father was a Romanian Jew and his mother Italian) and spent his childhood in Israel. His movie debut was in 1967 with La Cina è vicina by Marco Bellocchio. His first leading role was in Pupi Avati's Regalo di Natale.Haber directed his only movie in 2003 with Scacco pazzo.He is also a distinguished theatre actor, having performed amongst others in Orgia by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Woyzeck by Georg Büchner, L'avaro by Molière, Zio Vania by Anton Chekhov, Dialogo by Natalia Ginzburg and Arlecchino by Carlo Goldoni. He has been touring theatres since 2006 with Tango d'amore e di coltelli, with music by Ástor Piazzolla, based on a text by Jorge Luis Borges.He has won three Nastro d'Argento, one David di Donatello, one Premio Gassman, one Premio IDI and one theatre critics' award. As a singer, he has released three albums: Haberrante, Qualcosa da dichiarare and Il sogno di un uomo. His greatest success was the single "La valigia dell'attore", written for him by Francesco De Gregori. In June 2011 Haber attempted to kiss actress Lucia Lavia onstage during a rehearsal for Othello at the Teatro Romano di Verona. She responded by slapping him and he immediately slapped her back while accusing her of being "cold." After the intervention of both their lawyers, the theater forced Haber to leave the production and he was replaced by Franco Branciaroli.In 2017 he has interpreted Gabriele Tinti's poetry giving voice to the masterpieces in the National Archaeological Museum, Naples and in the Capitoline Museums. == Select filmography == === As an actor === === As a director === 2003: Scacco pazzo == Discography == 1995: Haberrante 1999: Qualcosa da dichiarare 2003: Il sogno di un uomo == Awards == Premio IDI (best actor) 1980 (Dialogo) Nastro d'Argento (best supporting actor) 1990 (Willy Signori e vengo da lontano) Nastro d'Argento (best supporting actor) 1994 (Per amore, solo per amore) David di Donatello (best supporting actor) 1994 (Per amore, solo per amore) Nastro d'Argento (best actor) 1995 (La vera vita di Antonio H.) Theatre critics' award 1996 (Arlecchino) Premio Gassman (best theatre actor) 2006 (Zio Vania) == References == == External links == Alessandro Haber on IMDb
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The King's Musketeers
The band of musketeers; D'Artagnan, Porthos, Aramis and Athos, portrayed in a purely self-ironic and disenchanted key, in a series of adventures in order to save King Louis XIV.
Il fulgore di Dony
Quando corre Nuvolari
In viaggio con Adele
A 40-year-old world-famous chef with anger management issues is assigned to run a cooking class at a centre for young people with autism.
The Fifth Wheel
The life of a sub-proletarian boy in Rome through the 70S and 80s, choosing his own path with his lifetimes friends and family.
Something Good: The Mercury Factor
In a small village in China's Yunnan region, Xiwen mourns the sudden loss of her beloved, only child, a young boy poisoned by tainted food. Numbed by the pain, she seeks a reason to live.
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I Cesaroni is an Italian television series produced since 2006 by Publispei and Mediaset RTI. The series is transmitted not only in Italy but also in Portugal, in the Czech Republic, Greece and Turkey...
Adolfo Celi, a Man for Two Worlds
The Unknown Woman
Irena, a Ukrainian woman coming to Italy looking for a job as a maid. She does everything she to become a beloved nanny for an adorable little girl Thea. However, that is just the very beginning of he...
The Roses of the Desert
A sanitary battalion of Italian Army is sent to Sorman oasis in Lybia during the Africa campaign in 1940. Soon an Italian missionary, living nearby, succeed to transform the occupation by Italian Army...
The movie is based on the autobiography of Horst Fantazzini. Son of an anarchist, he was known in Northern Italy as "the gentleman bandit" because he robbed banks with no violence, using only a toy gu...
The Razzi family owns a small factory of sweets in Macerata. Their desire to enlarge their business to cope with the new Unified European Market brings to a string of fatal mistakes that will ultimate...
Danish Katja looks for a lost falcon while on vacation in Italy.
Levante lives in a small city near Florence (Tuscany, Italy) and his life is plain and a bit boring, until the day the twister arrives: a bus with six Spanish flamenco dancers that will twist Levante ...
Fried Crumbed Brains
Ritorno a casa Gori
Danilo does a robbery in a villa in Tuscany with some friends but when he returns home a sad news awaits him: the death of his mother Adele; upset, Danilo hides the stolen goods in the mother's coffin...
Four thirtyish university students share the same flat in Florence. Leonardo fantasizes about Letizia, a very beautiful girl; Rocco works as a night watchman, Bruno tries to get his degree to please h...
Snowball, a dolphin, gets into trouble when it swallows a bottle with the records of pension payments owed to Billy Bolla, an aged cruise ship entertainer. If the performer cannot quickly catch Snowba...
Men Men Men
Four homosexual men in their 40s have issues and no small degree of self hatred. Yet, can laugh at themselves and their comrades and often do.
Very rare Italian horror anthology from 1994, starring amongst many others, Asia Argento. This Italian movie is an anthology based with no linking material, only that all of the stories have a horror/...
La vera vita di Antonio H.
A che punto è la notte
The church of Santa Liberata in Turin is lit only by candles and a distorted night and lasting move its inhabitants: the parish priest Don Alfonso Pezza, the 'Engineer FIAT Neighbors, Miss Caldani Eng...
The Story of Boys and Girls
At a farmhouse, a large family cooks a lot of food for the next day's engagement party for Silvia and her city fiancé, Angelo. Angelo's mother frets that her son is marrying beneath him, while her par...
Willy Signori e Vengo Da Lontano
Willy is involved in a fatal car accident. Willy takes on the responsibility of supporting the dead man's pregnant girlfriend and the child, after it's birth.
How Long Is the Adventure
In order to get some money Gianni Zappi tries to organize an insurance fraud by drowning his yacht.
Man on Fire
An ex-CIA agent is hired to protect the daughter of a rich American family.
Marco, a nine year old boy, is in love with his elementary teacher, and feels neglected by his workaholic parents. When they forget about his birthday he wishes he could grow up at once. This really h...
A series of skits involving customers and store personnel from several departments of the big department store.
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Sogni mostruosamente proibiti
My Friends Act II
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Cristiano, aged thirteen, seems to be a teen-ager with clear ideas about his future. One evening he meets May, a stranger, who is probably drunk and, so, she ends up in his bed. An unforgettable night...
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Giovanni is a rich Italian aristocrat. He inherit a castle occupied by the ghost of an ancestor. Part of the inheritance is of a young beautiful blonde tourist, far relative of Giovanni. The two have ...
The drawbacks and difficulties of military life are explored in this film. Paolo Passeri is a college graduate, somewhat spoiled, somewhat effete, who finds himself in an officer training program unde...
Pure as a Lily
A person named Anthony M. Wilson is an English gentleman. He has a large collection of restaurants in London and a beautiful house that is decorated with trendy art.
After attending esoterical studies with a wise man, Cagliostro, a mysterious Italian count, received the gift of supernatural powers. He started to travel all over Europe to heal the poor. But he is a...
Voltaire, a 16th century author was furious that learned members of a "civilized" society could claim that the apparent senseless violence and mayhem wrought by disasters, war, disease, man's cruelty,...
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