Lanci, Giuseppe 1942-
Most widely held works by Giuseppe Lanci
Gli Uffizi storia di una galleria : programma multimediale ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Recounts the history of the Uffizi Museum from its beginning to the present and shows the multiple changes in thinking and architectural design which helped it evolve into Italy's leading museum.
Fiorile ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in Italian and held by 151 libraries worldwide
The Benedetti family has been haunted by a curse for generations from the time of the Napoleanic invasion of Tuscany. On a long drive to visit their grandfather, Luigi Benedetti tells his children the mysterious and magical story of their ancestors.
Enrico IV Henry IV ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1984 and 2003 in Italian and held by 140 libraries worldwide
After a modern aristocrat falls off his horse, he believes that he is Henry IV, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. For years, everyone around him adapts to this fantasy, dressing and acting accordingly. Then one day, some friends try to cure "Henry."
You laugh Tu ridi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 119 libraries worldwide
"Felice" concerns a man who cannnot remember his dreams. "Two kidnappings" depicts the kidnapping of a mafia turncoat's son and the nabbing of an intellectual by peasants a hundred years earlier.
Kaos ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1993 in Italian and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Four separate tales portraying Sicilian peasant life at the turn of the 20th century. The fables are united by their shared imagery, strong sense of community, final ironies and the clear, graceful way in which they are told. The characters encounter mystical situations representing ubiquitous human emotions (fear, joy, sorrow, love and passion). Also includes an epilogue about the author of the original collection of short stories.
Good morning, Babylon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
In 1915, Andrea and Nicola, two Italian brothers, skilled in the restoration of cathedrals, leave their native country in search of wealth in America. Their search ultimately leads them to Hollywood where they design sets for films of D.W. Griffith. Then tragedy and war tears them apart, only to reunite them in World War I.
Il principe di Homburg The prince of Homburg ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 60 libraries worldwide
The Prince of Homburg is a haunted, impetuous young German general. During the 17th century, the Germans are at war with the Swedes. The Prince is having trouble sleeping - he lusts after his commander's beautiful niece and frets over being on the battlefield. In a crucial battle, the Prince leads his troops into battle before being ordered. The Germans win the battle, but the Prince faces severe consequences.
Francesco ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The story of the passionately mystical life of Saint Francis of Assisi. The decadent son of a wealthy, 13th-century Italian merchant, Francesco experienced a religious awakening and set an enduring example of devotion and sacrifice.
Caro diario Journal intime by Nanni Moretti ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Italian and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Dear diary ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
"Presented in three chapters, Moretti uses the experiences from travelling on his vespa, cruising with his friend around a set of remote islands and consulting a series of medival experts to cure his annoying rash in order to find peace so he can finish his film" -- Container.
Traveling companion Compagna di viaggio ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
An attractive unstable girl is hired by a rich woman to follow the woman's forgetful father. The old man takes Cora on an odyssey of self-discovery through Italy.
La stanza del figlio ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in German and Italian and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Andrea, son of psychiatrist Giovanni and his wife Paola, dies in a diving accident and the family's happiness is shattered.
Aprile by Nanni Moretti ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Italian and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Nostalghia by Andreï Arsenievitch Tarkovski ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in Italian and Russian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
A Russian writer in Italy meets a social outcast who is expecting the end of the world.
Good morning Babilonia Good morning Babylon by Paolo Taviani ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
La stanza del figlio by Nanni Moretti ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Ancône, un petit port au nord de l'italie. Giovanni et Paola vivent en harmonie avec leurs deux enfants en pleine adolescence : Irène, l'aînée et Andréa, le cadet Giovanni est psychanalyste, il mène un vie équilibrée entre sa famille, ses patients et son jogging quotidien. Un dimanche, à la place d'aller courir avec son fils, il doit se rendre d'urgence chez l'un de ses patients. Andréa part faire de la plongée sous-marine avec des amis. Il ne reviendra pas.
Nostalgia ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Italian and Russian and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A Russian poet in Italy begins a mystical journey.
Nostalgia ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
A Russian writer in Italy meets a social outcast who is expecting the end of the world [c.f. Halliwell's].
Tierra del Fuego La conquista de un territorio sin dios ni ley ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Julius Popper, a mid-19th century Rumanian explorer, travels to Patagonia in search of gold.
Le affinità elettive da "Le affinità elettive di J. W. Goethe = Wahlverwandtschaften ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1996 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Adventure and adventurers Amnesia Anthology films Art, Renaissance Battles Biographical films Blessing and cursing Brothers Christian saints Colonization Delusions Drama Dreams Fables, Italian Families Feature films Feature films Fiction films Film adaptations Foreign films Francis,--of Assisi, Saint,--1182-1226 Friendship Galleria degli Uffizi Germany Gold mines and mining Griffith, D. W.--1875-1948 History Italians Italy Italy--Florence Italy--Tuscany Kidnapping Man-woman relationships Motion pictures Motion pictures, Italian Museums Nobility Painting, Italian Peasants Princes Religious films Rich people South America South America--Tierra del Fuego Soviet Union Tales Travel United States War films World War (1914-1918)
Lanci, Beppe, 1942-
Multiple languages (11)