Composers that were born in Italy, or gained the Italian nationality.
Composers that created music for the purpose of being used in a film, either as a main occupation, on a regular basis, or for an important film.
Not included are those composers whose music was used for films, but was not specially written for that purpose.
- Albini, Giovanni (1982–)
- Angelo, Gioacchino (1899–1971)
- Castelnuovo Tedesco, Mario (1895–1968)
- Cipriani, Alessandro (1959–)
- Crivelli, Carlo (1953–)
- Lentini, Stefano (1974–)
- Morleo, Luigi (1970–)
- Morricone, Ennio (1928–)
- Rota, Nino (1911–1979)