Alba Rohrwacher

Date of Birth
27 February 1979, Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Is an Italian actress. Alba Rohrwacher was born in Florence, the daughter of a German father and an Italian mother. She studied acting at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Rome. Her first movie role was in 2004 in L'amore ritrovato. In 2008 she was awarded the David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actress. In 2009 she received a David di Donatello for Best Actress for her performance in Pupi Avati's Giovanna's Father. At the Berlin International Film Festival 2009 she was awarded the Shooting Stars Award.
She is the sister of Alice Rohrwacher awarded the 2011 Nastro d'Argento Best New Director for Corpo Celeste.
Selected filmography
Film Year Title Role Notes
2010 Cosa voglio di più Anna
The Solitude of Prime Numbers Alice (when adult)
Sorelle Mai of Marco Bellocchio the theacher
2009 I Am Love Elisabetta Recchi
The Man Who Will Come (L'uomo che verrà) Beniamina
2008 Caos calmo
Giovanna's Father Giovanna David di Donatello for Best Actress
2007 My Brother is an Only Child
Days and Clouds Alice David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actress