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Aprà, Adriano

Overview
Works: 167 works in 400 publications in 4 languages and 3,777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Interviews  Film adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Interviewee, Editor, Director, Publishing director, Collaborator, Author of introduction, Translator, Costume designer, Author of screenplay, Other, Creator, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Adriano Aprà
Francesco, giullare di Dio The flowers of St. Francis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in Italian and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In a series of simple and joyous vignettes, director Roberto Rossellini and co-writer Federico Fellini lovingly convey the universal teachings of The People's Saint: humility, faith, and sacrifice. Gorgeously photographed to evoke the medieval paintings of Saint Francis' time, and cast with monks from the Nocera Inferiore Monastery"--Container
Il Generale Della Rovere by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Italian and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film of intrigue and heroism within the Italian underground during the German occupation of Italy. Emanuele Bardone, a petty con man, fleeces his victims by posing as a colonel. Persuaded by the Germans to impersonate a partisan leader they have killed, he assumes the admirable qualities of the heroic officer and the German plan backfires
My method : writings and interviews by Roberto Rossellini ( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roma, città aperta by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the Nazis occupied Rome, a brave few fought against it. An underground agent who is cornered by the Germans in a certain quarter of Rome, flees the Germans. In the course of his flight he imperils his resistance friends
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During one evening, an author and his wife begin to explore their deteriorating marriage and the indifference that they feel towards their circle of friends
The Fabulous Thirties : Italian cinema 1929-1944 ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journey to Italy by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in Italian and English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among the most influential films of the postwar era, Robert Rossellini's Journey to Italy charges the declining marriage of a couple from England on a trip in the countryside near Naples. More than just the anatomy of a relationship, Rossellini's masterpiece is a heartrending work of emotion and spirituality
Europe '51 by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and Italian and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ingrid Bergman plays a wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite racked by guilt over the shocking death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city's poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity
Paisà by Roberto Rossellini ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Italian and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six vignettes follow the Allied invasion from July 1943 to winter 1944, from Sicily north to Venice. Communication is fragile. A woman leads an Allied patrol through a mine field, she dies protecting a G.I. but the Yanks think she killed him. A street urchin steals shoes from a G.I. who tracks him to a shanty town. A G.I. meets a woman the day Rome is liberated, in six months they meet again. A U.S. nurse braves the trip across the Arno into German fire in search of a partisan she loves. Three chaplains, including a Jew, call on a monastery north in the Apennines. Allied soldiers and partisans try to escape capture in the marshes of the Po
Il mio metodo : scritti e interviste by Roberto Rossellini ( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deutschland im Jahre Null ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in German and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edmund, a young boy who lives amid the rubble that is Berlin after World War II, struggles and scrambles to help his family in getting food and barely survive
3 films by Roberto Rossellini starring Ingrid Bergman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This box set features the resulting collaboration produced as a series of films that are works of both sociopolitical concern and metaphysical melodrama. Stromboli, Europe '51, and Journey to Italy are intensely personal portraits that reveal the director at his most emotional and the glamorous actor at her most anguished, and that capture them and the world around them in transition
Le cinéma coréen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in French and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La télévision comme utopie by Roberto Rossellini ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
C'est après l'échec de Anima nera, en 1962, un film qui annonce pourtant un renouveau de la comédie italienne, que Roberto Rossellini décide d'abandonner le cinéma pour un nouveau mode d'expression : la télévision. Dès lors, il va se faire l'humble rapporteur des faits et gestes du passé, des grands événements et des grandes figures qui ont changé le cours de l'histoire
Andy Warhol 4 silent movies ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kiss: Features a series of couples kissing in close-up. Includes American sculptor, Marisol, art critic Pierre Restany, and poet Ed Sanders, as well as regulars from Warhol's studio, The Factory
Rossellini visto da Rossellini Rossellini seen by Rossellini ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in Italian and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on filmmaker Robert Rossellini, with excerpts from his films and various interviews with Rossellini himself
Ermanno Olmi : il cinema, i film, la televisione, la scuola ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scritti sul cinema by Alessandro Blasetti ( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marco Bellocchio : il cinema e i film by Adriano Aprà ( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Naples et le cinéma by Incontri Internazionali d'Arte ( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
アプラ, アドリアーノ
Languages
Italian (59)
French (21)
English (19)
German (1)
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