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Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

18 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franco Zeffirelli creates an unforgettable portrait in his legendary interpretation of the life of Jesus. Beginning before the Nativity and extending through the Crucifixion and Resurrection, it brings to life all the majesty and sweeping drama of the life of Jesus as told in the Gospels. A star-studded international cast adds depth and humanity to the roles of the saints, sinners and ordinary people who walked in the footsteps of the Lord
The life of Leonardo da Vinci( Visual )

12 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who painted the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper was considered the most brilliant mind of the Renaissance, if not in all of history. This portrait of Leonardo da Vinci is a compelling version of his life as well as a serious study of his work and the inventive capacity of this century genius
Madame Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

40 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance of Puccino's Madama Butterfly was recorded in the open-air Arena di Verona
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

27 editions published between 1981 and 1999 in Italian and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The action takes place in ancient Egypt, and tells of the love of Radames, the captain of the guard, for a slave girl, Aida. She is the daughter of the King of Ethiopia, who is captured by Radames and the Egyptian troops. Tricked into betraying military secrets, Radames is condemned to be buried alive. He is joined by Aida, who dies with him
Pane e tulipani Bread and Tulips by Silvio Soldini( Visual )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a harried housewife is accidentally left behind while on vacation with her family, she decides to take a holiday of her own in Venice. She becomes charmed by the city and her newfound freedom. She decides to extend her stay, finding a job in a flower shop, renting a room from a wistful waiter, and rediscovers her love for playing the accordian. But her solo journey does not sit well with her tyrannical husband, who hires an amateur detective to bring her back home
Il commissario Montalbano Detective Montalbano by Alberto Sironi( Visual )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Italian and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Murder, betrayal, office politics, temptation ... it's all in a day's work for Detective Salvo Montalbano. With his always loyal and sometimes effective police squad, he solves crimes in the town of Vigata, crossing paths with Mafia dons, priests, housewives, liars and saints. All the while he confronts his personal demons, which war against his professional ideals, his commitment to his beautiful long-distance girlfriend and his constant flirtation with the ultimate temptress, Italian cuisine. Shot in the ancient, sunwashed Sicilian city of Ragusa, and the breathtaking surrounding countryside
Frost Nixon the original Watergate interviews( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 810 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes in-depth interviews of U.S. President Richard Nixon by Sir David Frost in May, 1977 regarding the infamous Watergate scandal, followed by a segment, "Behind the scenes." That final segment features footage from 2007 of Frost discussing "clinching the interviews, Nixon's advisors, ground rules, on location, Nixon's reaction, and the final meeting" he had with Nixon at San Clemente
La meglio gioventù The best of youth by Marco Tullio Giordana( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Italian and English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an Italian family from the end of the 1966 through 2000. It revolves around two brothers, Nicola and Matteo. In youth, they share the same dreams, hopes, readings, and friends, until one day they meet a psychologically disturbed girl, Giorgia, who diverts their destinies: Nicola decides to become a psychiatrist, while Matteo drops out of university and becomes a policeman
La notte de San Lorenzo Night of the shooting stars by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in Italian and French and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depicts the final days of World War II in Italy, seen mostly through the eyes of a six-year-old girl. It is a mythic recollection of the protagonist, and stamped indelibly on the film's legion of admirers
The scarlet and the black by Jerry London( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Germans occupied Rome during World War II, Monsignor O'Flaherty worked to help escaped POWs using his Vatican diplomatic immunity. Based on a true story
Goya by Carlos Saura( Visual )

15 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Off-air recording of television program broadcast on October 8, 2004 and date copied on October 19, 2004 made by : Bundoora, Vic. : La Trobe University, The Borchardt Library. OA2004-344
Nuovo Cinema Paradiso by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy in a small Italian village is befriended by the projectionist at the movie theater, the Cinema Paradiso. As the boy grows up, he learns to love films, and is encouraged by his good friend to pursue his dream of one day making movies
Saraband by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saraband is a revisitation to 1973's Scenes From a Marriage, as thirty-odd years have passed in the lives of former husband and wife Johan and Marianne. An inner prompting has sent Marianne to visit Johan in his ramshackle but finely appointed house in the middle of the forest, where she becomes a sounding board for the emotional wreckage she encounters there: Henrik (Johan's 61-year-old son) and Henrik's 19-year-old daughter, Karin. Henrik and Karin are musicians, both locked in grief over the death of wife and mother Anna two years earlier. Infused with the unsentimental, gentle humor of distanced perspective and thoughtful reflection, this is another of Bergman's provocative expositions into the most fundamental human need: connection
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Italian and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor nobleman
E la nave va = And the ship sails on by Federico Fellini( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Italian and French and held by 520 WorldCat member 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
Berlin Alexanderplatz einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending four years in prison for killing his girlfriend, lumbering man-child Franz Biberkopf is finally released back into society. He wants to stay honest now he has left jail, but it is tough in the Alexanderplatz section of Berlin. After failing to succeed in several 'regular' jobs, he falls in with some old cohorts and an on-again, off-again association with thugs. Post-war society is crumbling, and it appears that nothing will bring it back. Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
Nostalghia by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

26 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 487 WorldCat member 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
Padre padrone by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful story of a son's development under an oppressive father. Gavino Ledda lives in solitude as an illiterate Sardinian shephard. His father is the brutal instrument of that solitude. Year after year Gavino is isolated alone with his flock in the mountains; separated from family, schools and the collectivity of his town. Finally, he rebels against his father and his own illiteracy. Studying by himself, Gavino earns his degree and writes a book about himself
Takhté siah Blackboards by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in Kurdish and English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Iran. Two itinerant teachers, looking for pupils in the mountain villages of Kurdistan, encounter a group of Iraqi Kurds trying to escape Iraqi chemical bombs
La fanciulla del West opera in tre atti by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in Italian and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Puccini's wild west opera, based on Belasco's play The girl of the golden west, has the California gold rush as its dramatic backdrop for a story in which Minnie, the only woman in a mining camp, gambles on her one chance of happiness."--Container
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controlled identityRadio audizioni Italia


Ente italiano audizioni radiofoniche

Itàlia. Radiotelevisione italiana

Italian Radio-television

Italy Radio audizioni Italia

Italy Radiotelevisione italiana


R.A.I.--Radiotelevisione italiana

Radio Audizione Italia

Radio audizioni Italia

Radio italiana.

Radio Télévision Italienne.

Radio Télévision Italienne Roma

Radio-televisione italiana


RAI Italian Television

RAI -- Radiotelevisione italiana


RAI TV (Radiotelevisione italiana)

Rome (Italie)

Unione radiofonica italiana


The life of Leonardo da VinciMadame ButterflyAidaThe scarlet and the blackSarabandNostalghiaTakhté siah Blackboards