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The Resource La terra trema : The earth will tremble, International Media Films, Inc. presents a Luchino Visconti film ; CEIAD presenta un film prodotto da Salvo D'Angelo per Universalia ; soggetto e regìa di Luchino Visconti, (videorecording)

La terra trema : The earth will tremble, International Media Films, Inc. presents a Luchino Visconti film ; CEIAD presenta un film prodotto da Salvo D'Angelo per Universalia ; soggetto e regìa di Luchino Visconti, (videorecording)

Label
La terra trema : The earth will tremble
Title
La terra trema
Title remainder
The earth will tremble
Statement of responsibility
International Media Films, Inc. presents a Luchino Visconti film ; CEIAD presenta un film prodotto da Salvo D'Angelo per Universalia ; soggetto e regìa di Luchino Visconti
Title variation
  • Earth will tremble
  • Alfredo Leone presents La terra trema
  • Earth trembles
  • Terra trema: Episodio del mar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
Study of a family struggling to overcome poverty and find happiness against the backdrop of Sicily's fishing community. Real-life Sicilian residents portray the villagers, whose lives undergo dramatic changes when they plot to overthrow the tyranny of wholesalers depriving them of a decent living. Meanwhile, the parents and their children experience love, laughter and friendship, finding a sense of community and optimism, even against the grimmest odds
Awards note
International Prize, Venice Film Festival
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, G.R. Aldo ; editing, Mario Serandrei
Language note
Italian and Sicilian dialogue, English subtitles
PerformerNote
  • Commentary, Luchino Visconti and Antonio Pietrangeli
  • Sicilian fishermen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1976
  • 1840-1922
  • 1919-1968
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Visconti, Luchino
  • D'Angelo, Salvo
  • Verga, Giovanni
  • Pietrangeli, Antonio
  • Leone, Alfredo
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
  • International Media Films (Firm)
  • CEIAD (Firm)
  • ENIC Universalia Produzione
Runtime
154
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishers
  • Sicily (Italy)
  • Fisheries
Technique
live action
Label
La terra trema : The earth will tremble, International Media Films, Inc. presents a Luchino Visconti film ; CEIAD presenta un film prodotto da Salvo D'Angelo per Universalia ; soggetto e regìa di Luchino Visconti, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel I Malavoglia by Giovanni Verga
  • Originally released as an Italian motion picture in 1948
  • Additional program content dated 2001
  • Dual-layer format
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
50681326
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Complete director's cut
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381073829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID07381XDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La terra trema : The earth will tremble, International Media Films, Inc. presents a Luchino Visconti film ; CEIAD presenta un film prodotto da Salvo D'Angelo per Universalia ; soggetto e regìa di Luchino Visconti, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel I Malavoglia by Giovanni Verga
  • Originally released as an Italian motion picture in 1948
  • Additional program content dated 2001
  • Dual-layer format
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
50681326
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Complete director's cut
Extent
1 videodisc (154 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381073829
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID07381XDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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