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Scola, Ettore 1931-2016

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Most widely held works by Ettore Scola
Una giornata particolare = a special day by Wiggles (Musical group)( Visual )

126 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Special Day is the story of a touching and brief encounter between two unlikely people; the "special day" is May 8, 1939, the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome. (External Container)
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola( Visual )

55 editions published between 1981 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scola's whimsical historical pageant interweaves historical events and figures with humorous, pointed considerations of life, politics and the inevitability of change. As the French Revolution consumes the land, King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette flee Paris to the town of Varennes in a vain attempt to escape execution. Behind the royal couple in a coach of their own, the legendary lover Casanova and the renowned American revolutionary Thomas Paine argue the important issues of the day. (Circulates)
Io la conoscevo bene = I knew her well( Visual )

5 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prismatic portrait of the days and nights of a party girl in sixties Rome is a revelation. It follows the gorgeous, seemingly liberated Adriana as she dallies with a wide variety of men, attends parties, goes to modeling gigs, and circulates among the rich and famous. Despite its often light tone, though, the film is a stealth portrait of a suffocating culture that regularly dehumanizes people, especially women
Le bal by Ettore Scola( Visual )

55 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is set inside a palatial dance hall where the love, loneliness and laughter of its patrons are expressed through the music and dance of the last fifty years. With soundtrack songs in English, French, Italian and German. (Does not circulate)
Brutti sporchi e cattivi by Ettore Scola( Visual )

59 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four generations of sprawling, crooked clan, live in a cramped home on the outskirts of Rome. A work accident leaves Giacinto blind in one eye. He suddenly finds himself rolling in insurance money. Giacinto refuses to share the wealth with his relatives, so they concoct several plots in hopes of wresting the riches away
Il Sorpasso by Dino Risi( Visual )

48 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberto, a shy law student, meets Bruno, a egotistical forty-year-old man who loves his fast Lancia car and spends all his time speeding around Italy. Bruno drives Roberto through the Roman country in his sports car. While Bruno's easy going manner and social success attract Roberto's great admiration, he also slowly realizes Bruno's unhappiness
Passione d'amore by Ettore Scola( Visual )

33 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1862 a handsome young Italian cavalry captain is transferred far from his mistress. At his new post, the captain meets an ugly woman who falls madly in love with him and seduces him with the force of her passion, intelligence, and sadness
Che ora è by Ettore Scola( Visual )

48 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcello (Mastroianni) and Michele (Troisi) are father and son, the one a talkative chain-smoker, the other a reflective introvert. On the day of Michele's departure for military service they begin to discover one another
Concorrenza sleale = Concurrence déloyale( Visual )

29 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in Italian and French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1938, Umberto is a tailor who is beginning to lose business to Leone, a haberdasher next door. The rivalry eventually leads to a public argument in which Umberto refers to Leone's Jewish faith in a derogatory manner. Leone, who had previously been quiet about his Jewish heritage, soon finds himself having to deal with the sanctions being levied against Jewish citizens. As Umberto sees his neighbor slowly stripped of his property, his rights, and his dignity, his anger turns to sympathy and to a wish that he could do something to help a man not so different from himself
Splendor by Ettore Scola( Visual )

37 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can Jordan (Mastroianni) save the Cinema Splendor from sale and destruction with the aid of his projectionist Luigi (Troisi) and others?
Macaroni( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and German and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two World War II buddies are reunited in modern day Naples. Antonio has been sending his sister forged letters from Robert since the war ended as a means of helping her forget the American who left her. Now it's up to Robert, a jaded, ulcer-ridden American executive, to try to live up to the legend Antonio has created
Gente di Roma by Ettore Scola( Visual )

27 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film from Italy. A contemporary portrait of Rome and its inhabitants, looking at how issues such as racism, unemployment, housing and politics are affecting life within the city
Une journée particulière Una giornata particolare by Ettore Scola( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in French and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rome, 9 mai 1938 : dans l'immeuble déserté par le petit peuple italien parti ovationner Mussolini et Hitler, une mère de famille nombreuse délaissée par son mari et un homosexuel, deux exclus de la grande fête fasciste, vivent une brève et étrange histoire d'amour
Che strano chiamarsi Federico : Scola racconta Fellini by Ettore Scola( Visual )

12 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The director Ettore Scola presents a biography of his friend the master filmmaker Federico Fellini using archival footage, reminiscences, and recreations
Una giornata particolare : un film di Ettore Scola : incontrarsi e dirsi addio nella Roma del '38( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il cinema e io by Ettore Scola( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una giornata particolare, Ettore Scola by Susanna Bruni( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ettore Scola by Roberto Ellero( Book )

2 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ettore Scola : immagini per un mondo nuovo by Ettore Scola( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ettore Scola : il volto amaro della commedia all'italiana( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Ettore Scola director de cine italiano

Ettore Scola Italiaans filmregisseur

Ettore Scola italialainen poliitikko

Ettore Scola Italian screenwriter and film director

Ettore Scola Italienischer Filmregisseur und Drehbuchautor

Ettore Scola italský scenárista a filmový režisér

Ettore Scola regista e sceneggiatore italiano

Ettore Scola scénariste et réalisateur italien

Ettore Scola włoski reżyser, scenarzysta filmowy

Hector Scola

Scola 1931-2016

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Skola, Etore 1931-2016

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