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Goodbye Virna Lisi, thank you for the movie “Signore e Signori” set in Treviso

Virna Lisi has died today, an elegant woman of great charm and dignity. The Italian actress lead a high-profile career. She represented the best of Italy in the world and worked with many directors including: Dino Risi, Mario Monicelli, Franco Brusati, Mauro Bolognini. She also worked with Pietro Germi whom directed “Ladies and Gentlemens” filmed in Treviso in 1965, best film at the 19th Cannes Festival.
It was with this film that Virna Lisi became a “Trevigiana Doc”. She returned to Treviso in 2008 to accept a cinema award “Fuoriclasse”. This award is assigned to talent outside of the town, who with their passion and success, reach important goals and enrich society becoming new landmarks. 

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