Carmine Amoroso

Carmine Amoroso

Director, Screenplay, Producer


Carmine Amoroso is an Italian director, screenwriter, and producer. Born in Naples, Italy in 1971, Amoroso developed a passion for film at an early age. He was heavily influenced by the works of legendary Italian filmmakers such as Federico Fellini and Michelangelo Antonioni, as well as the works of American directors like Quentin Tarantino and Martin Scorsese.

Amoroso began his career in the film industry as a screenwriter, writing several feature films and television shows. His first major success was the screenplay for the acclaimed 2000 drama Scappo dalla Città (Escape from the City). The film received numerous awards and accolades, and was praised for its realistic depiction of life in Naples.

In 2001, Amoroso made his directorial debut with the romantic comedy Una Donna Per Amica (A Woman for a Friend). The film was a success, and was followed by two other successful films, Il Giorno della Verità (The Day of Truth) and Abbiamo Vinto (We Have Won).

In 2008, Amoroso wrote and directed his first international feature film, La Vita Che Vorrei (The Life I Want). The film was a critical and commercial hit, and was nominated for several awards. The film told the story of a young man struggling to find his place in society and was praised for its realistic yet hopeful portrayal of the human condition.

In 2010, Amoroso wrote and directed his first English-language feature film, The Whistleblower. The film starred Brendan Fraser and was a critical success. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and was praised for its gripping story and emotional depth.

Amoroso has since continued to write and direct several feature films, including the romantic drama La Mia Vita (My Life) and the crime thriller Non è Mai Troppo Tardi (It's Never Too Late). He has also directed several television series, including the historical drama Il Teatro di Roma (The Theater of Rome) and the crime drama La Nascita di una Famiglia (The Birth of a Family).

Amoroso is a talented and versatile filmmaker, and his works have been praised for their realism, humanistic perspective, and emotional depth. He is one of the most acclaimed filmmakers of the 21st century, and his films have been seen and enjoyed by millions around the world.