Rus News Journal

Hundreds people in Italy have come to say goodbye to Tonino Guerroj

Ceremony of farewell to a known Italian script writer, the poet, the writer and artist Tonino Guerroj who has died on March, 21st on 93 - m to year of life, has begun on Friday in its native city of Santarkandzhelo (Santarcangelo). On it informs RIA Novosti news agency.

Hundreds people continue to come to the City council building where the coffin with a body, that pochtit memory of the great compatriot is exposed. Farewell to the Italian will last some more days.

On Sunday in a cathedral church of Pennabili burial-service will take place, and then the body of Guerry will be betrayed to the earth in its garden almonds Houses (Casa dei Mandorli) - its autobiography which presentation has taken place only some days before his death also is called.

Tonino Guerra for the creative career has written scenarios more than to 100 films, many of which steels classics. The known script writer worked with classics of a world cinema, among which Federiko Fellinis, Michelangelo Antonioni, Andrey Tarkovsky, Teo Angelopulos.

Smert Guerry for many in Russia became personal loss, the artist named itself Russian on the wife and often came to Russia where it had many friends.

the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has sent the Italian colleague Dzhordzho Napolitano the condolences in connection with demise of a script writer.

With feeling of deep trouble has learnt about demise of the outstanding Italian writer, the poet, a script writer of Tonino Guerry. It is the big loss for all world culture. Life and creativity of Tonino Guerry have been closely connected with our country. Its contribution to strengthening of a bilateral cultural contact was highly appreciated: it has been awarded by the Russian state awards. Memory of Tonino Guerre as about the bright art worker and the true friend of Russia will for ever be saved in the hearts of millions our citizens. On behalf of the Russian people and from myself personally I present sincere condolences. I ask to pass words of sympathy and support to the family of Tonino Guerry - it is told in the telegramme of the head of Russia.

One week prior to demise of the great Italian correspondents have visited at home at known snenarista on the occasion of it 92 birthdays. They managed to communicate to the wife of a script writer, Loroj Guerra who has told about the husband and their joint life.