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Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)

Overview
Works: 77 works in 195 publications in 5 languages and 7,185 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Melodrama  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vBosnian  Horror films  Fiction  Study guides 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)
La vita è bella Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
32 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 3,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film transports you to a world that even in its darkest moments, shines a light of hope and joy. A magical tale, it tells the captivating story of one man's love for his family and his ability to use the power of imagination to save them. A deeply moving, intensely funny and unforgettable masterpiece that will stay with you always. DVD
Il postino The postman by Michael Radford ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in Italian and held by 1,766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice
Nikita by Luc Besson ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in French and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A cop-killer junkie is forced by the government to become an undercover assassin or face a life in prison
Ciao, professore! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Italian and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The story of an upper-class teacher from conservative Northern Italy who, due to a computer error, finds himself teaching third-grade truants at a ramshackle school to the south."--Container
Lamerica by Gianni Amelio ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two men arrive in Albania from Italy with plans to exploit Albania's newly-begun conversion to capitalism. To provide themselves more cover, they name an Albanian, a former prisoner of war, as their company's acting "chairman". When the "chairman" disappears, the plan begins to involve unexpected elements of compassion
Così ridevano The way we laughed ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two brothers emigrate to Turin to escape the poverty of their Sicilian hometown. The story unfolds over a period of six years. The older brother has the desire to see his brother, Pietro, become a school teacher. Giovanni makes tremendous sacrifices, unaware that Pietro is squandering his money given to him and skipping school
L'uomo delle stelle by Giuseppe Tornatore ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Italian and English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1953, a con man travels from one small Sicilian town to another claiming to be a talent scout for a top movie studio
The apartment L'appartement ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young corporate hotshot leaves his successful life behind to search for his elusive lost love
La vita è bella Life is beautiful ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Italian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this extraordinary tale, Guido, a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor, has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for his young family. But then, that life is threatened by World War II, and Guido must rely on those very same strengths to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate!
Opera ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When a young opera singer takes over the leading role in an avant-garde presentation of Verdi's Macbeth, she triggers the madness of a crazed fan who repeatedly forces the diva to watch the brutal murders of her loved ones"--Container
Pinocchio ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the book by Carlo Collodi. The story begins as a pinewood log falls out of a cart and lands in front of Gepetto the woodcarver's door. Gepetto carves a puppet out of the wood because he has been longing for a son. When the puppet comes alive and causes trouble, Gepetto is arrested and Pinocchio is left to his own naiv̈e world view. After getting a stern warning from the Blue Fairy, Pinocchio sets out to reunite with his father, become a real boy, and succumbs to some desire for adventure
Nirvana by Gabriele Salvatore ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimi, a successful computer game designer, finds his latest product infected by a virus which has given consciousness its main character, Solo. Tormented by the memory of his missing girlfriend Lisa and begged by Solo to end its useless "life", Jimi begins a search for people who can help him discover what happened to Lisa and to delete his game before it is released
My name is Tanino by Paolo Virzì ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tanino, a twenty year old Sicilian boy, meets Sally, a beautiful American girl spending her vacation in Sicily. Partly fascinated by the American Dream, and partly driven by his feelings for Sally, Tanino decides to go and try his luck in the U.S. He is warmly welcomed by Sally's parents, but she doesn't seem particularly excited to see him again. From this moment on, Tanino's life is filled with misunderstandings and trouble
The church ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visitors to a Gothic cathedral are trapped by the ghosts of victims of a massacre perpetrated by crusading knights
La voce della luna by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in Italian and French and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The main character is certain that wells talk to him, that colonies are obsessed by echoes and that deserts are sad. His perceptions greatly increase during the time of the full moon
Marianna Ucrìa ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 20 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
La leggenda del Santo Bevitore by Ermanno Olmi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An ex-miner is gaoled for an accidental murder. Down-and-out under the bridges of Paris, he meets a stranger who insists on giving him 200 francs. The money, however, reappears as soon as it is spent
Canone inverso Making love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Romantic drama about Jeno, left with only a rare violin and a musical composition for two instruments when abandoned by his father. Later his relationship with Sophie, a pianist, and David, a fellow student, leads to a revelation about his family
Splendor by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Italian and French and held by 11 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?
Fuochi d'artificio ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The main character reflects on his encounters with four young women, and tries to decide what is right/wrong when it comes to love
 
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Alternative Names
C.G.G. Tiger Cinematografica
CGG Tiger Cinematografica
Languages
Italian (74)
English (20)
French (12)
German (1)
Turkish (1)
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