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Guerra, Tonino

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Most widely held works by Tonino Guerra
Amarcord by Federico Fellini( Visual )

110 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the director's memories of love, sex, politics, family life and growing up in a small Italian town in the 1930's
L'avventura by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

62 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story about the search for woman who goes missing while on a yacht cruise off the coast of Sicily. Her boyfriend and best friend end up finding each other instead
Blowup by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

77 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 1,429 WorldCat member 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
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

63 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who has just ended one relationship meets a stockbroker who lets the world of the stock market govern his every action
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

52 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
Il deserto rosso by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

71 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 860 WorldCat member 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
Bizet's Carmen by Georges Bizet( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in French and held by 633 WorldCat member 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
La notte de San Lorenzo = Night of the shooting stars by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 581 WorldCat member 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
Nostalghia by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

68 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A misanthropic poet, Gorchakov is an expatriate in Italy who is researching the life of an exiled Russian composer who committed suicide. Gorchakov finds himself crippled by a melancholy nostalgia for his Russian homeland and memories of his wife and children. At St. Catherine's pool, a sacred site near a Tuscan village, Gorchakov encounters local mystic and pariah, Domenico, who offers Gorchakov a glimpse of redemption through his belief that if one can travel across the pool with a lit candle, one can save all of humanity."--Container
E la nave va = And the ship sails on by Federico Fellini( Visual )

25 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in Italian and English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914 a luxury liner full of statesmen, opera singers, aristocrats and a rhinoceros, sails from Naples to an island where the ashes of the world's greatest soprano are to be scattered
Cristo si è fermato a Eboli = Christ stopped at Eboli by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

31 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un intellettuale torinese, medico e scrittore antifascista a contatto con l'antica civiltà contadina della Lucania dov'è confinato intorno al 1935. (Morandini)
Mia aiōniotēta kai mia mera = Eternity and a day by Thodōros Angelopoulos( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Greek, Modern and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebrated Greek writer, who is terminally ill, sets his sights on one last idyllic day. Embarking on a voyage to relive an idealized time with his long lost wife, his day is interrupted when he happens upon a lost and troubled eight-year-old boy. The two strangers, crossing paths at a special moment in time, share a poignant life experience
Identificazione di una donna by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

21 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Niccolo Farra, cinéaste renommé, est en quête d'un visage féminin pour son prochain film. Il s'éprend de Mavi, une jeune aristocrate, mais celle-ci semble se détacher de lui. Un inconnu s'intéresse à elle et harcèle Niccolo pour le persuader de rompre cette liaison. Puis Mavi disparaît. Niccolo rencontre alors Ida, une jeune comédienne, qui va l'aider à retrouver la disparue
L'avventura : a film by Michelangelo Antonioni( Book )

5 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'avventura's debut at Cannes in 1960 baffled and enraged the audience. Its unresolved ending provided an unusual, if not revolutionary change in the way films can be perceived. The author gives a detailed and lucid account of the film
Ginger and Fred by Federico Fellini( Visual )

38 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellini's satirical attack on television in general and Italian TV in particular, portrays Amelia and Pippo, who wowed crowds with recreations of the dances of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers decades ago, reuniting for a nationwide TV special that features a list of guest stars that is both long and bizarre
Tre fratelli = Three brothers by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

26 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 331 WorldCat member 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."
Topio stin omichli = Landscape in the mist by Thodōros Angelopoulos( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in Greek, Modern and French and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two Greek children embark on a mystical journey in search of the father they never knew
Bābā ʻAzīz : le prince qui contemplait son âme by Nacer Khemir( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The story of a blind dervish named Bab'Aziz and his spirited granddaughter, Ishtar. Together they wander the desert in search of a great reunion of dervishes that takes place just once every thirty years. With faith as their only guide, the two journey for days through the expansive, barren landscape. To keep Ishtar entertained, Bab'Aziz relays the ancient tale of a prince who relinquished his realm. As the tale of the prince unfolds, the two encounter other travelers with stories of their own"--Container
Kaos( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in Italian and held by 238 WorldCat member 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
Par-dela les nuages by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four stories of love and illusion are told from the perspective of a wandering film director. First two beautiful young lovers are unable to consummate their passion because the young man prefers impossible perfection. In the second story a women tells her stalker that she murdered her father. In the third story an effort is made to appease a wife and a mistress. The last story tells of a young man infatuated with a woman who is soon to enter a convent
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Alternative Names
Antoninus Guerra

Gkouera, Tonino


Guerra, Antonino 1920-2012

Guerra , Antonio

Guerra, Antonio 1920-

Guerra Antonio 1920-2012

Guerra, Tonino

Guerra, Tonio

Gvera, Tonino

Tonino Guerra

Tonino Guerra écrivain italien

Tonino Guerra escritor italiano

Tonino Guerra Italiaans schrijver (1920-2012)

Tonino Guerra Italian concentration camp survivor, poet, writer and screenwriter

Tonino Guerra italienischer KZ-überlebender, Lyriker und Drehbuchautor

Tonino Guerra italiensk författare, poet och manusförfattare

Tonino Guerra italiensk skribent, poet og manusforfattar

Tonino Guerra italiensk skribent, poet og manusforfatter

Tonino Guerra italiensk skribent, poet og manuskriptforfatter

Tonino Gvera

Tonino Querra

Τονίνο Γκουέρα

Гуэрра, Тонино

Гуэрра, Тонино 1920-2012

Таніна Гуэра

Тонино Гвера

Тонино Гуера

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تونينو جويرا

تونینو گوئرا نویسنده، شاعر، و فیلمنامه‌نویس ایتالیایی

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グエーラ, トニーノ



Il deserto rossoNostalghiaMia aiōniotēta kai mia mera = Eternity and a day