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Video
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet (63 p. ; 17 cm.).
A portrait of provincial Italy during the Fascist period, Federico Fellini satirizes his youth and turns daily life into a circus of social rituals, adolescent desires, male fantasies, and political repartee. Features commentary, documentary, interview and booklet.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd, col ; 4 3/4 in.
In 1941 eight Italian soldiers are left on an apparently abandoned Greek island in order to spot enemy ships and to hold the island in case of attack. When they lose all touch with the world outside, the hidden Greeks reappear and incorporate them into village life.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
2 videodiscs (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (63 p. : col. ill., port. ; 19 cm.)
  • disc 1. The film
  • disc 2. The supplements.
Federico Fellini satirizes his youth and turns daily life into a circus of social rituals in this portrait of provincial Italy during the Fascist period.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
When a harried housewife is accidentally left behind while on vacation with her family, she decides to take a holiday of her own in Venice. She becomes charmed by the city and her newfound freedom. She decides to extend her stay, finding a job in a flower shop, renting a room from a wistful waiter, and rediscovers her love for playing the accordian. But her solo journey does not sit well with her tyrannical husband, who hires an amateur detective to bring her back home.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A family struggles to go on after a devastating loss. Giovanni (Moretti) is a psychiatrist with a successful practice. He has a warm relationship with his wife, Paola (Morante), and they have a daughter, Irene (Trinca) and a son, Andrea (Sanfelice). The family's calm is shattered when Andrea is unexpectedly killed in an accident. Giovanni finds it impossible to continue with his work, and blames himself for the death, since he was planning to go jogging with Andrea that morning before he was called away for a patient. His wife and daughter tried to keep their emotions in check, but both sink further into anger and grief. And then the appearance of an unexpected visitor forces the family to confront their feelings about Andrea. Arianna (Vigliar) is a girl who had a summer romance with Andrea the year before, and has come to town to pay him a surprise visit, unaware of his recent death.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videocassette (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
A story about the lives and dreams of three brothers reunited in their small home town on the occasion of the funeral of their mother. "Here, in the sunlight of the Italian countryside, they face their connection to each other and to themselves, in a film that is at once beautiful, full of humanity, and emotionally shattering."
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II....
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (108 min. [i.e. 148 min.]) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A young boy in a small Italian village is befriended by the projectionist at the movie theater, the Cinema Paradiso. As the boy grows up, he learns to love films, and is encouraged by his good friend to pursue his dream of one day making movies.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01
Video
1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In this carnivalesque portrait of provincial Italy during the Fascist period, Fellini satirizes his youth and turns daily life into a circus of adolescent desires, male fantasies, rituals, sensations, and emotions.
Media & Microtext Center
ITALIAN-143-01