Gerard Damiano (* 4. August 1928; actually Gerardo Rocco Damiano) is an US-American film director. Is most well-known it for its two classical Pornofilme Deep Throat (1972) and The Devil in measure Jones (1973).
At the age of 17 years it committed itself for four years with the Navy. Then he learned the occupation of the Roentgen assistant, whom he did not like however, why he retrained to the hairdresser. Together with a friend it opened a salon to 1956 in New York.
Over its accountant he became acquainted with film producers and came in such a way into the film scene. 1970 it did not substitute as a director of a soft core strip named dte ever Tulip , for which it wrote also the film script, inspired by the topics for discussion of the customers in the own beauty and combing salon.
1972 it met Linda Lovelace, whose knowledge of the Deepthroating so amazing it considered that it wrote the Hardcore Pornofilm Deep Throat , which was turned in six days in Miami particularly for it. The film excited tremendous attention, in some states of the USA was forbidden, solved however on the other hand also a true wave „porno chic “out. Damiano became with an impact admits. it turned 1973 with The Devil in measures Jones a further Pornoklassiker, which had an artistic requirement contrary to many today's category products. To end of the 1980er - years continued it turning further Hardcore Pornofilme which are ranked among the better category. Since the film The story OF Joanna (1975), a variation history of the O - topic, he wrote the music to his films often also. Beginning of the 1990er - years, when the Porno motion picture film was dead, it turned still some Pornovideos, the last 1994. Since then he withdrew himself into the self-chosen retirement.
Gerard Damiano was three times married. With its second wife and two common children he pulled 1970 after away Myers, Florida, continued to work under the week however in New York. After the separation from its second wife it pulled to California, returned then some years ago to away Myers and lives now there together with its children. In February 2005 the documentary film Inside Deep Throat came out , which itself from the temporal distance of over 30 years with Deep Throat busy and Damiano admits again made.
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- newspaper article over Damiano (English-language)
|ALTERNATIVE NAME||Gerardo Rocco Damiano (eigtl. Name)|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||US-American film director|
|DATE OF BIRTH||4. August 1928|
|PLACE OF BIRTH|