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Betti, Laura

Overview
Works: 172 works in 377 publications in 5 languages and 2,896 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Catalogs  Interviews  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Editor, Interviewee, Costume designer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Laura Betti, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Laura Betti
À ma soeur! by Catherine Breillat ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in French and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chubby pre-adolescent Anaïs is spending the summer with her short-tempered mother, her workaholic father, and her beautiful, boy-crazy older sister, Elena. Elena meets and begins dating Fernando, a handsome, older Italian law student, and makes Anaïs a co-conspirator in Fernando's midnight visits to their shared bedroom. Thus is Anaïs--mute witness to her sister's initiation into sex--left raging with jealousy and self-loathing. Anaïs avers that she is ready for her own sexual adventure, but what will happen when she has it?
Teorema by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1968 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handsome stranger enters the lives of a bourgeois Italian family and proceeds to seduce each member, including the maid
Pier Paolo Pasolini's trilogy of life ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in Italian and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Decameron, transposed to Naples from Boccaccio's Florence, is a cutting takedown of the pieties surrounding religion and sex
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The meeting of the French writer, Restif de la Bretonne, Casanova and the exiled American patroit, Thomas Paine in revolutionary France of 1791 provide insight into the flight of Louis XVI and his wife, Marie-Antoinette. The king's capture in the town of Varennes ends the tale and provides the title for the film
The Canterbury tales by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pasolini's startling candor and ribald humor illuminate these classic tales of romance, deception, murder and lust
Klassenverhältnisse by Danièle Huillet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in German and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Kafka's unfinished novel Amerika. Straub and Huillet's version is about class relations and about the society that is created by capitalism
I racconti di Canterbury by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of stories from Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales". Shot in England, it offers an earthy re-creation of the medieval era. From the story of a nobleman struck blind after marrying a much younger and promiscuous bride, to a climactic trip to a hell populated by friars and demons (surely one of the most outrageously conceived and realized sequences ever committed to film), this is a work of merry blasphemy, framed by Pasolini's portrayal of Chaucer himself
Whoever says the truth shall die a film about Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the controversial life of film director-poet-aesthetician Pier Paolo Pasolini who was murdered in 1975, supposedly by a homosexual contact. Raises the possibility of his death actually being an assassination ordered by a group of right-wing fascists who objected to his non-conformism and Marxism, even though he had been previously expelled from the Communist Party
Pasolini : cronaca giudiziaria, persecuzione, morte ( Book )
14 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hatchet for the honeymoon ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Italian horror master Mario Bava's most personal film. John Harrington and his wife Mildred run an exclusive Paris fashion salon devoted to wedding apparel for women. Unknown to all but himself, John has embarked on a spree of homicides, killing young brides on their wedding nights because, with each murder, his memory comes closer to revealing the traumatic event that branded him a dangerous psychotic. Fed up with his wife (who's no newlywed), John gets rid of her the only way he can, by presiding over her murder while wearing a wedding veil himself! But Mildred's ghost has no intention of letting him forget his vow: Till Death Do Us Part!
20 movie star films star studded and celebrity packed ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When the bough breaks: A detective and a child psychologist investigate a child molestation ring that uses a center for troubled children as a front
Le regole di un'illusione : i film, il cinema by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in Italian and French and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bay of blood by Mario Bava ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a group of teenagers stumble upon an apparently deserted resort they find much more than they bargained for
Lovers and liars ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anita (Hawn) is a lonely American with only five days left to her Italian holiday. When she is invited to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa by a handsome and charming Italian banker, Guido (Giannini), she is thrilled. What Anita doesn't know is that not only is Guido married, but he's on his way to Pisa for his father's funeral
Pier Paolo Pasolini by Laura Betti ( Book )
3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in French and English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lovers and liars The promise of love ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The promise of love: Teenage bride Kathy Emilio becomes a war widow when her husband, Marine Lt. John Emilio is killed in Vietnam. Her attempt to piece together her life and rebuild her future is complicated by the development of a romantic relationship with a civilian recreation director at Camp Pendleton
Teta veleta by Laura Betti ( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in Italian and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Allonsanfan by Paolo Taviani ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in Italian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Napoleon's empire has fallen and a disillusioned Jacobin aristocrat is released from prison. He is torn between his revolutionary ideals and comfortable lifestyle in this tragic comedy set in Italy in the year 1819
1900 by Bernardo Bertolucci ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Epic story of two families in Italy traces both the rise of fascism and the conflict between the sons of the families, both born on January 1, 1900
Pier Paolo Pasolini, a future life by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bettii, Laura 1934-2004
Betty, Laura 1934-2004
Trombetti, Laura
Trombetti, Laura, 1934-2004
Languages
Italian (73)
English (45)
French (23)
German (10)
Spanish (1)
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