Most widely held works about Tonino Guerra
Most widely held works by Tonino Guerra
Blowup ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
A London photographer takes some pictures of a couple in a park and discovers that he may have recorded evidence of a murder.
Amarcord ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in Italian and English and held by 925 libraries worldwide
Memories of episodes about love, sex, politics, family life and growing up in a small Italian town in the 1930's.
Bizet's Carmen by Francesco Rosi ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in French and held by 725 libraries worldwide
In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a naive Army corporal, Don José. Jose abandons his career, his fiancée and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, José begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy.
L'eclisse ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 553 libraries worldwide
A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone.
Amarcord by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 520 libraries worldwide
Federico Fellini satirizes his youth and turns daily life into a circus of social rituals in this portrait of provincial Italy during the Fascist period.
La notte de San Lorenzo Night of the shooting stars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in Italian and held by 457 libraries worldwide
It is the Night of San Lorenzo, the night when dreams come true. While watching shooting stars, Cecilia tells her son about a similar night in 1944, when she was six years old, and the residents of San Martino, her small Tuscan hometown, struggled against Nazi oppression during the final days of WWII.
La notte ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Italian and held by 426 libraries worldwide
An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night.
E la nave va And the ship sails on ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Italian and held by 402 libraries worldwide
In 1914, a colorful melange of celebrities embark on a funeral voyage for a dead opera star. An allegorical film blending spectacle, humour, poignance and grotesquerie.
Mia aiōniotēta kai mia mera Eternity and a day ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 351 libraries worldwide
A famous writer is told he has only a few days to live. He meets a young boy on the street, an illegal immigrant from Albania, and decides to take him back home. During the trip, the writer hopes to learn about life and death.
Il deserto rosso Red desert ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Guiliana is the wife of Ugo, a plant manager in Ravenna. Recently released from the hospital after a car accident, Giuliana is in dire straits mentally, but Ugo thinks she's just hysterical. When she meets the charming Corrado, he seems sympathetic, shares her feeling of being lost, but he doesn't fully understand and his amatory advances are not what she needs. Living in the shadow of industry, surrounded by the blighted landscape of the mechanized wasteland, Guiliana faces the full horror of existential doubt alone, and modernist culture offers her no solace, comfort, or concrete prescription to alleviate her anguish.
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli Christ stopped at Eboli ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Italian and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Levi, an intellectual exiled by the Fascist government during World War II to a mountain village in southern Italy, discovers the resilience and dignity of people who live close to the land.
Kaos ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in Italian and French and held by 273 libraries worldwide
"Magic, drama, misery and hope are given life in five tales adapted from Luigi Pirandello's Novelle per un anno. With a strong, poetic vision of Sicilian life, the Tavianis imbue this epic masterpiece with a serene, sympathetic revelation of mankind that transcends the boundaries of time."--Container.
Federico Fellini's Ginger & Fred ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 272 libraries worldwide
Amelia and Pippo, who wowed crowds with recreations of the dances of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers decades ago, are reuniting for a nationwide TV special that features a list of guest stars that is both long and bizarre.
Bizet's Carmen ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in French and held by 264 libraries worldwide
In 19th century Seville, the lusty, tempestuous Carmen seduces a native Army corporal, Don Jose. Jose abandons his career, his fiancee and even his dying mother for the love of this sultry gypsy. But soon she spurns him for the love of a toreador, Escamillo. Crazed with jealousy, Jose begs Carmen to return to him, but her taunting declaration of independence results in tragedy.
Topio stin omichli Landscape in the mist ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in Greek, Modern and held by 248 libraries worldwide
Two Greek children embark on a mystical journey in search of the father they never knew.
Tre fratelli Three brothers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Italian and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A story about the lives and dreams of three brothers reunited in their small home town on the occasion of the funeral of their mother. "Here, in the sunlight of the Italian countryside, they face their connection to each other and to themselves, in a film that is at once beautiful, full of humanity, and emotionally shattering."
Il deserto rosso Red desert ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in Italian and held by 213 libraries worldwide
A young woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown struggles to find peace and comfort in a bleak, industrialized town on the Sardinian coast. Michelangelo Antonioni's first color film.
Stanno tutti bene Everybody's fine ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in Italian and held by 212 libraries worldwide
A retired Sicilian bureaucrat who has seen the best and the brightest - including his own five children - leave his island for success on the Italian mainland is determined to reunite the family. He travels to Italy to surprise his children but is forced to realize that his children are hiding a wrenching family secret.
Nostalghia Nostalgia ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
"Nostaghia follows the mystical journey of a Russian poet on a research mission to Italy."
Nostalghia ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 184 libraries worldwide
A homesick Russian poet, Gorchakov, researching in Italy with the aid of a beautiful interpreter, Eugenia, arrives at a Tuscan spa, while there he encounters the local mystic, who sets him on a challenging task.
Adultery Alienation (Social psychology) Brothers Cities and towns Drama England--London Evidence, Criminal Existentialism Families Fascism Feature films Feature films Fellini, Federico Fiction films Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Foreign films Funeral rites and ceremonies Guerra, Tonino History Intellectuals Italy Italy--Ravenna Italy--Rimini Italy--Rome Manners and customs Man-woman relationships Married women--Psychology Mothers and sons Motion pictures Motion pictures Motion pictures, Italian Murder Opera Operas Photographers Political science Single women Social history Spouses Terminally ill Thrillers (Motion pictures) Upper class Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Voyages and travels War films Women--Conduct of life Women singers World War (1939-1945) Young women
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