Giuseppe De Santis
- Category : 1917-births
- Type : PE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Explanation 1
Italian film director. One of the most idealistic neorealist filmmakers of the 1940s and 1950s, he wrote and directed films punctuated by ardent cries for social reform.
He was the brother of Italian cinematographer Pasqualino De Santis. His wife was Gordana Miletic, actress (former ballet dancer) from the former Yugoslavia.
He died on 16 May 1997, aged 80.