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 (fə-lē′nē, fĕl-), Federico 1920-1993.
Italian filmmaker whose works, including La Dolce Vita (1960) and 8 1/2 (1963), combine social satire with elements of fantasy.
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(Italian fɛlˈliːnɪ)
(Biography) Federico (fedeˈriko). 1920–93, Italian film director. His films include La Dolce Vita (1959), 81/2 (1963), Satyricon (1969), and Intervista (1987)
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(fəˈli ni)

Federico, 1920–93, Italian filmmaker.
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