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Radiotelevisione italiana

Works: 1,531 works in 2,729 publications in 8 languages and 41,215 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Filmed operas  Film adaptations  Televised operas  History  Television adaptations  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Music videos  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer, Performer, Publisher, Editor, prn, Other, Distributor, Recipient, Correspondent
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 )

19 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and French and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

14 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 1,190 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 3 languages and held by 1,058 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This performance of Puccino's Madama Butterfly was recorded in the open-air Arena di Verona
Pane e tulipani = Bread and Tulips by Silvio Soldini( Visual )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 923 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 : the original Watergate interviews( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 796 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 754 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 729 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 )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 638 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 )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 613 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
Saraband by Ingmar Bergman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in Swedish and held by 577 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 )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in Italian and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young and beautiful Parisian courtesan Violetta is dying of consumption. She leaves her true love, the impoverished nobleman Alfredo, at the request of his father, only to be reunited with him shortly before her death
Berlin Alexanderplatz : einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

11 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in German and held by 549 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
Goya by Carlos Saura( Visual )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in Spanish and English and held by 549 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
E la nave va = And the ship sails on by Federico Fellini( Visual )

17 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in Italian and held by 532 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
I vespri siciliani : dramma in cinque atti by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in Italian and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With occupied Sicily seething under French oppression, a nationalistic Sicilian patriot returns from exile to lead a rebellion. As the unarmed French guests gather for a betrothal party, the wedding bells sound the knell for the tragic couple and signal the beginning of a bloodbath
Nostalghia by Andreĭ Arsenʹevich Tarkovskiĭ( Visual )

29 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traveling through Italy with an interpreter to research a composer's life, a poet haunted by visions of his home and family in Russia meets a hermit fixated on the spiritual decay of humanity who claims he knows the secret of its salvation
Padre padrone by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

26 editions published between 1977 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a son's development under an oppressive father. Gavino lives in solitude as an illiterate Sardinian shepherd. Finally he revolts against his father and his own illiteracy, studies and earns a degree and finds his identity through his newly-found ability to communicate
Don Giovanni : dramma giocoso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( Visual )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in Italian and held by 447 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
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in Italian and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'action se déroule à Memphis et à Thèbes au temps des Pharaons. Amonasro, roi d'Éthiopie, envahit l'Égypte pour délivrer sa fille Aïda, prisonnière des Égyptiens et esclave d'Amnéris, fille de Pharaon. Amnéris est éprise de Radamès, chef des soldats égyptiens, lui-même amoureux d'Aïda. Amnéris ignore qu'Aïda est fille du roi ennemi, Amonasro, mais elle découvre son amour et brle de jalousie. Radamès, vainqueur d'Amonasro, reøcoit en récompense la main d'Amnéris tout en demeurant fidèle à Aïda. Amonasro menace sa fille Aïda si elle n'arrache pas à Radamès le secret de futures opérations militaires. Aïda, terrifiée par la menace, obtient le secret mais Amnéris découvre l'intrigue. Radamès est arrêté et condamné à être enseveli vivant sous l'autel de Phtah. C'est là qu'il retrouve Aïda, cachée dans la crypte pour s'unir à lui dans la mort
Annuario Rai by Radiotelevisione italiana( )

in Italian and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Audience level: 0.34 (from 0.17 for Frost Nixo ... to 0.94 for RicordeRai ...)

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controlled identityRadio audizioni Italia

Centro radio imperiale


Ente italiana audizioni radiofoniche

Ente italiano audizioni radiofoniche

Itàlia. Radiotelevisione italiana

Italian Radio-television

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

Radiotelevisione italiana

Radiotelevisione italiana włoski publiczny nadawca radiowo-telewizyjny


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 (Radiotelevisione italiana)

Rai Ιταλικός δημόσιος ραδιοτηλεοπτικός φορέας

Rome (Italie)

Unione radiofonica italiana



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