Fabio Garriba, Italian actor, Died at 71


Fabio Garriba was born on November 13, 1944, and died on August 9, 2016.
He was an Italian stage, film and television actor.
He began his career on stage, and in 1969 he made his film debut in Dziga Vertov Group’s Le Vent d’est.
Later, he worked with prominent directors such as Roberto Rossellini, Bernardo Bertolucci, Ettore Scola, Marco Bellocchio and Luigi Magni.
Fabio also had leading roles in films directed by his twin brother Mario, notably the Golden Leopard winner On the Point of Death.
He also worked as assistant director for Bernardo Bertolucci, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Marco Ferreri and Carmelo Bene.
Garriba only work as director, the short film I parenti tutti, was screened at the 68th Venice International Film Festival alongside his brother’s works in the retrospective “Orizzonti 1960-1978”.
He also published several collections of poetries.
Fabio Garriba passed away at 71 years old.