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Rossellini, Roberto 1906-1977

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Open city( Visual )

77 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Production on this film began during the German occupation of Rome in 1943, continued when they withdrew, and was completed just as the Allies were liberating the city. Ultra-realistic portrayal of life in the occupied city of Rome. Adapts the true story of the plights of a priest and a Resistance leader being sought by the Germans
La prise de pouvoir par Louis XIV by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

49 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary film on Louis XIV (1638-1715), King of France, directed by R. Rossellini (1906-1977)
Francesco, giullare di Dio The flowers of St. Francis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in Italian and held by 516 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
The war trilogy [di] Roberto Rossellini by Roberto Rossellini( Book )

20 editions published between 1973 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With their stripped-down aesthetic, largely nonprofessional casts, and unorthodox approaches to storytelling, these intensely emotional works were international sensations and came to define the neorealist movement. Shot in battle-ravaged Italy and Germany
Il Generale Della Rovere by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

39 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 444 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
Roma, città aperta by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

86 editions published between 1945 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A non-realist feature film from Italy based on the true story of a resistance leader and his associates during the German occupation of Rome in World War II. Filmed within days of the end of war, the director's prime concern was to capture the atmosphere and incidents of the city during the occupation
Germania, anno zero by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

66 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy kills his sickly father and then, unable to live with his action, kills himself. Set in ruined Berlin shortly after World War II
Paisan by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

50 editions published between 1946 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories dealing with Italian and American soldiers meeting under battle conditions during World War II
Blaise Pascal by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evoking the terror and desperation of the seventeenth century, this film brings to life Blaise Pascal, the philosopher and mathematician who, amidst religious persecution and ignorance, believed in a harmony between God and science
Stromboli by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

57 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to be free, a woman in an Italian displaced persons detention camp marries a Sicilian fisherman, but only exchanges one type of imprisonment for another
Paisà by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

95 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six episodes, employing non-professional actors, cover the period from mid-1943 to the end of 1944 and extend from the Sicilian beaches to the Po marshlands. This film attempts to capture the extraordinary atmosphere of the liberation, the confrontation of Italians and Americans, through a kaleidoscope of incidents covering a wide range of moods
Viaggio in Italia by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

67 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet English couple arrive in Naples on family business. Lacking the protective screen of their normal lives and discomfited by the sensuous locations around them, they are confronted by the shallowness of their relationship
Les carabiniers by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

23 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two men are conscripted to fight for the king. Film follows their experiences as soldiers and their subsequent return home. Upon their return they seek their promised booty, but we learn that the other side has won. Director Godard uses an experimental visual style and other techniques to distance the viewer from the story
Cartesius by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Italian and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

René Descartes was known as the "Father of modern philosophy." Depicts the seventeenth-century thinker's agonized struggle to assert the primacy of reason. An intimate, psychological study of obsession and existential crisis
Germany year zero by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

32 editions published between 1947 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concluding chapter of Roberto Rossellini's War Trilogy is the most devastating, a portrait of an obliterated Berlin seen through the eyes of a 12-year old boy. Living in a bombed-out apartment building with his sick father and two older siblings, young Edmund is mostly left to wander unsupervised, getting ensnared in the black market schemes of a group of teenagers and coming under the nefarious influence of a Nazi-sympathizing ex-teacher
Journey to Italy by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A well-to-do English couple discover the emptiness of their marriage as they journey in Naples and its environs
Flowers of St. Francis by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

58 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of vignettes of the life of St. Francis
L'età di Cosimo de' Medici( Visual )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Italian and French and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like a Renaissance painting come to life and gives a portrait of fifteenth-century Florence, ruled by the Medici political dynasty. Focuses on two of the city's leading citizens: banker Cosimo de' Medici and art theorist Leon Battista Alberti
Paisan Paisà( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in Italian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the liberation of Italy at the end of World War II, and taking place across the country, from Sicily to the northern Po Valley. Looks at the struggles of different cultures to communicate and of people living their everyday lives in extreme circumstances
 
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Robbertu Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini cineasta italiano

Roberto Rossellini film director and screenwriter from Italy

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Roberto Rossellini italienischer Regisseur

Roberto Rossellini ralisateur italien

Robertus Rossellini

Rosellini, Roberto 1906-1977

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The films of Roberto RosselliniThe adventures of Roberto RosselliniItalian neorealist cinema : an aesthetic approachRoberto Rossellini : magician of the realRome open city (Roma città aperta)My method : writings and interviewsMiracles & sacrilege : Roberto Rossellini, the Church and film censorship in Hollywood