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Vitti, Monica

Overview
Works: 183 works in 605 publications in 7 languages and 5,541 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Fiction  New wave films  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Narrator, Singer, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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L'avventura by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
89 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about the search for woman who goes missing while on a yacht cruise off the coast of Sicily. Her boyfriend and best friend end up finding each other instead
Il deserto rosso by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
55 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guiliana is the wife of Ugo, a plant manager in Ravenna. Recently released from the hospital after a car accident, Giuliana is in dire straits mentally, but Ugo thinks she's just hysterical. When she meets the charming Corrado, he seems sympathetic, shares her feeling of being lost, but he doesn't fully understand and his amatory advances are not what she needs. Living in the shadow of industry, surrounded by the blighted landscape of the mechanized wasteland, Guiliana faces the full horror of existential doubt alone, and modernist culture offers her no solace, comfort, or concrete prescription to alleviate her anguish
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An emotionally estranged couple faces heartache, desperation, and personal loss all in the course of one night
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monica Vitti stars as Victoria, a young Roman woman just emerging from a stifling relationship with Riccardo, an aloof intellectual (Francisco Rabal). Vittoria meets Piero (Alain Delon), an arrogant young stockbroker with whom she begins a passionate affair. But there are still emotional ties between Vittoria and Riccardo
Le fantôme de la liberté The phantom of liberty ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in French and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A perverse, playfully absurd comedy that compiles many of the illogical themes that preoccupied Bunuel through his career - from the hypocrisy of conventional morality to the arbitrariness of social arrangements
L'eclisse The eclipse ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in Italian and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone
Modesty Blaise ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy which lampoons the sex, sadism, luxury, and latest spying techniques in secret-agent thrillers as exemplified in an account of the efforts of a female spy to prevent a priceless gem collection from falling into the hands of an international crime ring
The red desert by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in Italian and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A woman finds herself unable to adjust to her urban environment after being involved in an automobile accident
Red desert il deserto rosso ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in Italian and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A neurotic young woman who is married to an engineer in the industrial wasteland of northern Italy, searches in vain to find meaning in her life
Il misterio di Oberwald ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An assassin breaks into the castle of Oberwald intending to kill the widowed queen, but the queen is struck by his resemblance to her late husband and falls in love with him
Die rote Wüste ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A neurotic young woman who is married to an engineer in the industrial wasteland of northern Italy, searches in vain to find meaning in her life
L'éclipse by Michelangelo Antonioni ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour éviter les ennuis d'argent et avoir une vie plus large, Vittoria, fille d'employés de condition modeste, a vécu pendant trois ans avec Ricardo, jeune attaché d'ambassade. Mais cette vie sans amour lasse la jeune femme, et malgré les supplications de Ricardo, elle rompt avec lui. Elle rencontre alors à la Bourse, où elle retrouve sa mère qui joue pour occuper ses loisirs, un jeune agent de change avec qui elle essaie de réapprendre à aimer
La femme écarlate ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een vrouw besluit, bedrogen door haar geliefe, hem te doden en daarna zelfmoord te plegen. Zij ontmoet een nieuwe liefde, maar volhardt in haar beslissing
L'avventura The adventure ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in Italian and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'Avventura is a scathing depiction of an amoral, sexually corrupted world. Bonded by association more than love, an aimless group of wealthy socialites depart on a yacht cruise in the Mediterranean, landing on a barren island off the Sicily coast - symbolic of their spiritual desolation - before a strange disappearance ushers fear, infidelity and impossible desire
An almost perfect affair ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2003 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of an idealistic first-time director who lives for his art--until his heart is stolen by the gorgeous, worldly wife of an Italian producer at the Cannes Film Festival. A passionate, made-in-Hollywood affair begins, but the couple's romance is tested as they face the temptations of fame and fortune--and try to keep their sanity amidst the madness around them
Liebe 1962 ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die junge Vittoria verläßt ihren Freund und geht auf die Suche nach neuen Bindungen. Die kurze Affäre mit einem Börsenmanager endet jedoch mit der bitteren Erfahrung von Einsamkeit, Entfrem- dung und Sinnleere - gipfelnd in der Methapher einer Sonnen- finsternis, die das Schwinden zwischenmenschlicher und meta- physischer Bezugspunkte versinnbildlicht. Mit einem Minimum an Worten und Aktionen, allein durch die vir- tuose optische Gestaltung und präzise Inszenierung von Räumen, Schauplätzen und Figurentableaus beschreibt Antonioni die gefühls- und menschenfeindlichen Aspekte moderner Lebenszusammenhänge
Il deserto rosso Le désert rouge ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mariée à un riche industriel, Giuliana est sujette à de fréquentes crises d'angoisse. Dans la banlieue industrielle de Ravenne, elle cherche le réconfort auprès de Corrado, un collègue de son mari venu recruter de la main d'œuvre--"--Conteneur du coffret
La ragazza con la pistola ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Sicilian woman, dishonored by her lover, goes to London intending to kill him, and finds a new life for herself
L'eclisse Eclipse ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in Italian and French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young woman who has just ended one relationship meets a stockbroker who lets the world of the stock market govern his every action, even his way of loving
Polvere di stelle ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Italian and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Mimmo Adami (Alberto Sordi) and Dea Dani (Monica Vitti) are local professional dancers in the impoverished Italy of the Second World War. Their lives change suddenly as American soldiers stop in their town hoping to be entertained in accordance with the Broadway style. Effectively, they perform up to their expectations. However, as the army men have to march northward, the moment of glory of Mimmo and Dea finishes heartlessly. " -- wikipedia
 
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Alternative Names
Cecciarelli, Maria Luiza.
Ceciarelli, Maria Louisa 1931-
Ceciarelli , Maria Luisa
Languages
Italian (279)
German (28)
French (18)
English (14)
Spanish (4)
Multiple languages (2)
Polish (1)
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