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Radiotelevisione italiana

Overview
Works: 1,618 works in 2,805 publications in 8 languages and 41,401 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Televised operas  Film adaptations  Filmed operas  Television adaptations  History  Historical films  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Performer, Publisher, Editor, prn, Other, Correspondent, Distributor, Recipient
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Radiotelevisione italiana
 
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Most widely held works by Radiotelevisione italiana
Jesus of Nazareth by Franco Zeffirelli( Visual )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film depicting the life of Christ from birth through resurrection
The life of Leonardo da Vinci( Visual )

17 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 1,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of the versatile Renaissance artist in the context of his times, describing some of his achievements in painting, architecture, engineering, sculpture and science
Pane e tulipani = Bread and Tulips by Silvio Soldini( Visual )

18 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 914 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
Frost/Nixon by Ron Howard( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 793 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 )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Italian and English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I :A family epic spanning four decades from the 1960s to the 1990s. Focusing on two brothers, Nicola and Matteo, the film incorporates defining events in Italy's history, including the hippy movement, the flood of Florence, the Red Brigades, Mafia scandals, kidnapping and political assassinations ;Part II, Divided by politics but bonded by blood, Italian brothers Nicola and Matteo find their paths intersecting through some of the most tumultuous events in recent history
La notte de San Lorenzo = Night of the shooting stars by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in Italian and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is the Night of San Lorenzo and, while watching shooting stars, a young mother tells her son about a similar night in 1944, when she was six years old and the residents of her small Tuscan town defied their Nazi occupiers
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Italian and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lorin Maazel conducts at La Scala. Starring Giorgio Zancanaro, Hak Nam Kim and Yasuko Hayashi
The scarlet and the black by Jerry London( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Monsignor Hugh O'Flaherty, a Vatican official, who, under threat of death from the Gestapo, saved prisoners of war and others from the German forces occupying Rome during World War II
Nuovo Cinema Paradiso by Giuseppe Tornatore( Visual )

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

Little Salvatore, known to all as Toto, is fascinated by the movies and befriended by projectionist Alfredo. Toto becomes Alfredo's apprentice, which nurtures his love for cinema. The Cinema Paradiso is the center of village life, despite the depredations of Father Adelfio, who censors all of the films, indicating where to cut--at every kissing scene--by ringing a small bell. After a fire blinds Alfredo, Toto becomes the projectionist. As Toto grows older, his gaze switches from the flickering images on the screen to pretty classmate, but they are separated when Toto is drafted into the military. Thirty years later Salvatore, now a successful filmmaker in Rome, learns that Alfredo has died. His return to the small Sicilian village of his childhood unleashes a flood of memory, of a love as fleeting as those forbidden, excised kisses
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

25 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Egyptian soldier falls in love with his Ethiopian captive
Saraband by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 574 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 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor nobleman. Based on Giuseppe Verdi's opera
Goya by Carlos Saura( Visual )

16 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama that looks at the declining years of the great Spanish painter Goya who suffered from strange visions and nightmares whilst living in Bordeaux, France, in the early 1800's. Goya reflects on his tumultuous career; a love affair with the beautiful Duchess of Alba and the evil crusade of Napoleon's French army
E la nave va = And the ship sails on by Federico Fellini( Visual )

16 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Italian and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1914, a colourful mélange 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( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 509 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 )

31 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 494 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
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

14 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in Italian and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outstanding RAI television archive recording of the opera performance of Da Ponte's tale of lust and subversion from the Teatro alla Scala
Padre padrone by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 465 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
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and held by 431 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
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American naval officer marries a Japanese geisha girl known as Butterfly and then abandons her. Butterfly steadfastly awaits his return for three years, only to learn when Pinkerton returns that he has married an American woman
 
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controlled identityRadio audizioni Italia

Centro radio imperiale

EIAR

Ente italiana audizioni radiofoniche

Ente italiano audizioni radiofoniche

Itàlia. Radiotelevisione italiana

Italian Radio-television

Italy Radiotelevisione italiana

R.A.I.

R.A.I.--Radiotelevisione italiana

Radio Audizione Italia

Radio audizioni Italia

Radio italiana.

Radio télévision italienne

Radio Télévision Italienne Roma

Radio-televisione italiana

Radiotelevisione italiana

Radiotelevisione italiana włoski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny

Rai

Rai compañía de rabo y televisión pública de Italia

Rai groupe audiovisuel public italien

RAI Italian Television

Rai Italy's national public-service radio and television broadcasting organization

Rai kompagnunezh skingomz ha skinwel boutin en Italia

Rai öffentlich-rechtliche Rundfunkanstalt Italiens

Rai olasz állami rádió- és tévétársaság

RAI -- Radiotelevisione italiana

RAI – Radiotełevixion Itałiana

RAI-TV

RAI TV (Radiotelevisione italiana)

Rai Ιταλικός δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας

Rome (Italie)

Unione radiofonica italiana

URI

راي

رای (شبکه رادیو تلویزیونی)

이탈리아 방송 협회

イタリア放送協会

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The life of Leonardo da VinciMadama ButterflyThe scarlet and the blackSarabandNostalghiaDon Giovanni : dramma giocosoAida