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Faenza, Roberto

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Most widely held works about Roberto Faenza
Most widely held works by Roberto Faenza
Someday this pain will be useful to you( Visual )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Precocious yet vulnerable teenager James ... has a deep appreciation for the world, but no idea how to live in it. Finding no help from his divorced parents ..., nor his twenty-year-old memoir-writing sister ..., James decides to reject the assumptions that govern the adult world, starting with his potential college career. Grappling with his future, his sexuality, and his screwed up family, James embarks on a search for wisdom through nontraditional means, aided by the eccentricities of his grandmother ..., and flings with his therapist ..."--Container
Gli americani in Italia by Roberto Faenza( Book )

11 editions published in 1976 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sostiene Pereira by Antonio Tabucchi( Visual )

32 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in Italian and Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama set in Portugal in 1938. The journalist Pereira is a lonely editor at a second-rate Lisbon newspaper. He befriends some fighters against the dictatorship in Portugal and is enlisted to publish stories about the impending dangers to the public. He gradually becomes emboldened to help the cause of the freedom fighters
Look to the sky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life at a Nazi concentration camp is seen through the eyes of a young Dutch boy
Wir fragen nicht mehr um Erlaubnis : Handbuch zur polit. Videopraxis by Roberto Faenza( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corrupt( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intense psychological thriller that finds a NYC policeman obsessed with administering his own form of justice against an admitted cop-killer. The cop is mysteriously confronted by a sociopathic punk who has witnessed his extreme methods of law enforcement. The sociopath, in a twisted form of street morality, engages the officer in a session of paranoid psychotherapy, if only to prove that life on the street can end up preying on those who are employed to ensure its safety
Alla luce del sole( Visual )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in Italian and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Pino Puglisi, a Catholic priest assassinated by the Mafia for challenging its authority in the Brancaccio neighborhood of Palermo, Sicily
I giorni dell'abbandono( Visual )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Italian and English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Italy. Drama. Olga, an attractive mother of two in her 40s, is shattered when her husband leaves her for a younger woman
Marianna Ucrìa( Visual )

21 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18th-century costume drama that follows the adventures of a deaf noblewoman attempting to escape her past. Although loved by her family, at thirteen she is forced to marry an older uncle and lives a rather oppressed life. She strives to find freedom in subtle ways and manages to save a peasant girl from a terrible situation
I vicerè by Roberto Faenza( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film version of de Roberto's novel recounts the disillusionment of a noble family in the period between the Risorgimento and Italy's unification in the middle of the 19th century. The story involves local and national politicians and religious leaders and was censored for over a hundred years
Jona che visse nella balena by Roberto Faenza( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E' la storia di un bambino olandese di quattro anni, arrestato nel 1942 dai tedeschi e deportato a Bergen-Belsen dove gli muore il padre. Perde la madre nel 1945, subito dopo la liberazione. Il piccolo Jona è adottato da una coppia di olandesi che con lui dovranno patire non poco. (Mymovies)
Urbanistica e comunicazioni di massa : la partecipazione in Francia by Gian Franco Elia( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sostiene Pereira : film book by Roberto Faenza( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sociologia del cinema : i mutamenti della società italiana attraverso opere cinematografiche by Stefano Alpini( Book )

4 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La partecipazione tradita by Gian Franco Elia( Book )

7 editions published in 1977 in Italian and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanfan La Tivù. Storia di famiglie, di dollari e di televisioni by Roberto Faenza( Book )

9 editions published in 1974 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giorno questo dolore ti sarà utile( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Sveck ha diciassette anni e nessuna voglia di essere raggiunto. Dal cellulare, che butta in un bidone artistico, e dagli adulti che lo vorrebbero consumatore di oggetti e affetti. Figlio di genitori separati e fratello minore di una sorella maggiore invaghitasi di un professore di teoria del linguaggio, James rifugge il mondo e comunica soltanto con Nanette, nonna di buon senso e di buon cuore, e Miró, un cagnetto nero che si crede umano. Deciso a non frequentare l'università e ad acquistare una vecchia casa nel Midwest in cui leggere libri e lavorare il legno per il resto della vita, il ragazzo è incalzato da mamma e papà che lo vogliono cool e realizzato (LaFeltrinelli)
The Bachelor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shy and solitary physician is pushed forcibly into a new life when a family tragedy challenges all of the things he takes for granted. Soon, he becomes able to connect with the women he encounters and with each new affair, he becomes more and more comfortable with his own passion
Tempi di informazione : dalla sociologia delle comunicazioni all'informatica by Roberto Faenza( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in Italian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Roberto Faenza cinéaste italien

Roberto Faenza Film director

Roberto Faenza Italiaanse filmregisseur en scenarioschrijver

Roberto Faenza italienischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Ρομπέρτο Φαέντσα ιταλός σκηνοθέτης

Роберто Фаэнца

روبرتو فائنتسا فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان ایتالیایی