Ingrid Rossellini

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Isotta (twin) Ingrid Frieda Giuliana Rossellini

Birthplace: Rome, Lazio, Italy
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Roberto Rossellini and Ingrid Bergman
Wife of <private> Aborn
Ex-wife of <private> Acciarito
Mother of <private> Aborn and <private> Rossellini
Sister of Roberto Ingmar Giusto Giuseppe Rossellini and Isabella Rossellini
Half sister of Gil Rossellini; Raffaella Rossellini; Marco Romano Rossellini; <private> Rossellini and Pia Lindström

Occupation: College Professor
Managed by: Erica Howton
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About Ingrid Rossellini

She is the daughter of actress Ingrid Bergman and director Roberto Rossellini. In addition, she is the twin sister of actress Isabella Rossellini. She also has a brother, Roberto Ingmar Rossellini, and a half-sister, Pia Lindström.

Rossellini received a BS, MA and Ph.D in Italian Literature from Columbia University in New York City, New York. While obtaining her doctorate, she studied under Maristella Lorch and Luciano Rebay.

In 1976, Rossellini served as a makeup artist in her mother's film A Matter of Time. In 1995 Leo S. Olschki Editore, an Italian publisher of literary criticism, published her dissertation, an analysis of Petrarch's Il Canzoniere, in the book Nel Trapassar del Segno: Idoli della Mente ed Echi della Vita nei 'Rerum Vulgarium Fragmenta'.

Rossellini has taught Italian literature at both New York University, where she is an adjunct professor, and at State University of New York at Stony Brook. She has also taught World War II Italian cinema at Princeton University and literature of social reflection at Harvard University. For her Italian cinema classes, she lectures on the Italian Neorealism of her father's works, emphasizing his later work for Italian television.

Rossellini has two children, Francesca Aborn and Tommaso Rossellini.


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Ingrid Rossellini's Timeline

June 18, 1952
Rome, Lazio, Italy