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Tina Modotti

(1896–1942) Assunta Adelaide Luigia Modotti Mondini Tina Modotti in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born August 16 (or August 17) 1896 Udine (Italia) Died January 5 1942 Mexico City (Mexico) Occupation Actress Art Model Photographer

Leon Trotsky

(1879–1940) Lev Davidovich Bronshtein Trotsky in Art: Kahlo, Frida (1907-1954) Autorretrato dedicado a León Trotsky 1937 National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington     Trotsky in Film: Frida 2002 Director: Julie Taymor Starring: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina   Born November 7 1879…

Mikis Theodorakis

(1925) Μιχαήλ (Μίκης) Θεοδωράκης Filmography as Composer: Electra 1962 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Irene Papas, Giannis Fertis     Zorba the Greek 1964 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates     The Trojan Women 1971 Director: Michael Cacoyannis Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Vanessa Redgrave  …

Pier Paolo Pasolini

(1922–1975) Filmography as Director: Edipo re 1967 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Silvana Mangano, Franco Citti     Medea 1969 Director: Pier Paolo Pasolini Starring: Maria Callas, Massimo Girotti   Born March 5 1922 Bologna (Italia) Died November 2 1975 Ostia, Roma (Italia) Cause…

Pablo Picasso

(1881–1973) Pablo Ruiz Picasso The artist’s works: Yo 1901 John Hay Whitney Collection, New York Yo Picasso 1901 Private collection Bouteille de Porto et verre 1919 Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas Femme allongée 1931 Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires Cabeza…

Corin Redgrave

(1939–2010) Filmography as Actor: Excalibur 1981 Director: John Boorman Starring: Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren     Born July 16 1939 Marylebone, London (England) Died April 6 2010 Tooting, London (England) Cause of death Prostate Cancer Father Michael Redgrave (1908-1985) Mother Rachel Kempson…