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The Resource Così ridevano : The way we laughed, Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano ; un film prodotto da Vitto e Rita Cecchi Gori ; scritto e diretto da Gianni Amelio, (videorecording)

Così ridevano : The way we laughed, Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano ; un film prodotto da Vitto e Rita Cecchi Gori ; scritto e diretto da Gianni Amelio, (videorecording)

Label
Così ridevano : The way we laughed
Title
Così ridevano
Title remainder
The way we laughed
Statement of responsibility
Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano ; un film prodotto da Vitto e Rita Cecchi Gori ; scritto e diretto da Gianni Amelio
Title variation
Way we laughed
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Production manager
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
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
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 1998: Golden Lion (Gianni Amelio); Golden Osella - Best Cinematography (Luca Bigazzi); Sergio Trasatti Award - Special Mention (Gianni Amelio)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Luca Bigazzi ; editor, Simona Paggi ; music composer, Franco Piersanti ; costume designer, Gianna Gissi ; production designer, Giancarlo Basili
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Italian dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C675 2004
PerformerNote
Enrico Lo Verso, Francesco Giuffrida, Fabrizio Gifuni, Rosaria Danzè, Claudio Contartese, Domenico Ragusa, Simonetta Benozzo, Pietro Paglietti
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1972-
  • 1958-
  • 1950-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cecchi Gori, Vittorio
  • Cecchi Gori, Rita
  • Amelio, Gianni
  • Lo Verso, Enrico
  • Giuffrida, Francesco
  • Gifuni, Fabrizio
  • Danzè, Rosaria
  • Contartese, Claudio
  • Ragusa, Domenico
  • Benozzo, Simonetta
  • Paglietti, Pietro
  • Bigazzi, Luca
  • Paggi, Simona
  • Piersanti, Franco
  • Gissi, Gianna
  • Basili, Giancarlo
  • Cecchi Gori Group (Firm)
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers
  • Sacrifice
  • Criminal behavior
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Così ridevano : The way we laughed, Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano ; un film prodotto da Vitto e Rita Cecchi Gori ; scritto e diretto da Gianni Amelio, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features include: Foreign trailer; Photo gallery; Poster gallery; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
53465044
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9781567303261
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119792343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD79203
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53465044
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital SR
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Così ridevano : The way we laughed, Mario e Vittorio Cecchi Gori presentano ; un film prodotto da Vitto e Rita Cecchi Gori ; scritto e diretto da Gianni Amelio, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Special features include: Foreign trailer; Photo gallery; Poster gallery; scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
53465044
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9781567303261
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119792343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD79203
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)53465044
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital SR
Video recording format
DVD

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