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Rossellini, Roberto 1906-1977

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Open city by Federico Fellini( Visual )

241 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,019 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
Germania, anno zero by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

128 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 864 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
Francesco, giullare di Dio The flowers of St. Francis by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

76 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 776 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
Paisan Paisà by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

137 editions published between 1946 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories dealing with Italian and American soldiers meeting under battle conditions during World War II
La prise de pouvoir par Louis XIV the taking of power by Louis XIV by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

67 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatised account of how Louis XIV set about taking over the reins of government
Il Generale Della Rovere by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

76 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 644 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
Journey to Italy by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

98 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A quiet English couple arrive in Naples on family business. Lacking the protective screen of their normal lives and discomforted by the sensuous locations around them, they are confronted by the shallowness of their relationship
Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Germany year zero: 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
Stromboli by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

96 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After World War II, a Lithuanian refugee marries a simple Italian fisherman she meets in a prisoner of war camp and accompanies him back to his isolated village on an island off the coast of Sicily. Cut off from the world, she finds herself crumbling emotionally, but she is destined for a dramatic epiphany
Blaise Pascal by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 302 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
Cartesius by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 250 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
L'età di Cosimo de' Medici by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

27 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the explosion in science and the arts during the Italian Renaissance by focusing on Cosimo de Medici, a banker, merchant and power-broker, and Leon Battista Alberti, architect, scholar, humanist and art patron
Les carabiniers by Jean-Luc Godard( Visual )

16 editions published between 1962 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 232 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
Europe '51 by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

12 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 184 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
Laviamoci il cervello ROGOPAG by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il nuovo mondo looks through the eyes of the only man unaffected by an atmospheric nuclear blast over Paris and how those around him have responded and changed. And Il pollo rusponte concerns a typical, quietly suffering family man brainwashed by the t.v. advertising coordinated by a group of experts
3 films by Roberto Rossellini starring Ingrid Bergman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 131 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
Rossellini's history films : renaissance and enlightenment by Roberto Rossellini( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines life in fifteenth-century Florence through the eyes of banker Cosimo de' Medici and art theorist Leon Battista Alberti; chronicles the life of seventeenth-century philospher Descartes; French mathematician Pascal attempts to reconcile religion and science amidst persecution
Il mio metodo : scritti e interviste by Roberto Rossellini( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cinéma révélé by Roberto Rossellini( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La télévision comme utopie by Roberto Rossellini( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in French and English and held by 15 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
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La prise de pouvoir par Louis XIV the taking of power by Louis XIV
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Robbertu Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini

Roberto Rossellini cineasta italiano

Roberto Rossellini film director and screenwriter from Italy

Roberto Rossellini Italiaans filmregisseur

Roberto Rossellini Italiaanse regisseur

Roberto Rossellini italienischer Regisseur

Roberto Rossellini réalisateur italien

Roberto Rossellini regista italiano

Robertus Rossellini

Rosellini, Roberto 1906-1977

Rosselini, Roberto 1906-1977


Rossellini, Roberto

Ρομπέρτο Ροσελίνι

Ρομπέρτο Ροσελίνι ιταλός σκηνοθέτης και σεναριογράφος

Раберта Раселіні

Роберто Роселини

Роберто Росселлини

Роберто Росселліні

Росселлини, Роберто

Ռոբերտո Ռոսսելինի

רוברטו רוסליני

روبرتو روسلینی

روبرتو روسيليني

রোবার্তো রোসেলিনি

റോബർട്ടോ റോസല്ലിനി

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