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Fusco, Giovanni 1906-1968

Overview
Works: 126 works in 530 publications in 7 languages and 5,606 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  History  Detective and mystery films  Film adaptations  Biographical films  Historical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure television programs  Television series 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Arranger, Actor, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Giovanni Fusco
L'avventura by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

43 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,533 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
Hiroshima mon amour = = Hiroshima, my love. by Alain Resnais( Visual )

70 editions published between 1959 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A French actress (Emmanuele Riva) and a Japanese architect (Eiji Okada) engage in a brief, intense affair in postwar Hiroshima, their consuming fascination impelling them to exorcise their own scarred memories of love and suffering. ... Delicately weaves past and present, personal pain and public anguish, in this moody masterwork"--DVD sleeve
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

58 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of a young woman who leaves one lover only to drift into a relationship with another. Using the architecture of Rome as a backdrop for the couple's doomed affair, the director reaches the apotheosis of his modernist style, returning to his favorite themes: alienation and the difficulty of finding connections in an increasingly mechanized world
Il Grido Outcry by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

15 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in Italian and German and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The narrative follows Aldo, a young refinery mechanic who, when faced with the sudden end of a seven-year affair with a married woman, abandons his past and embarks on an aimless quest with their young daughter in tow. His travels take him to the home of an old flame, to a filling station owned by a lonely widow on a desolate stretch of highway, and into the arms of a prostitute in an impoverished fishing community. But he can find no relief from his undying love for Irma and must return to her village
La guerre est finie by Alain Resnais( Visual )

29 editions published between 1966 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a group of anti-Franco exiles living in France
L'aveu = Confession by Aleksandr Sokurov( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in French and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a harrowing true story, the film presents the history of an influential Czechoslovak dignitary who, in the early fifties, was abducted, imprisoned, and interrogated by fellow members of his country's Communist ruling party, their intentions vague, their methods terrifying
Il deserto rosso by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antonioni's first color film depicts a woman traumatized by an auto accident who finds herself permanently alienated in her urban milieu
I vinti The vanquished by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

12 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique triptych film features three murders, one taking place in Paris, another in Rome, and another in London. All of the perpetrators are affluent youths, each killing for his own dubious motive. In the France segment, a group of adolescents kill for money, even though they don't need it. In the London segment, a poet uncovers a woman's body and tries to profit from the discovery. And in the Italian segment (original uncut elongated version as presented at the 1953 Venice Film festival), a student becomes caught up in a smuggling ring, with deadly results
The good father by Carlo Lizzani( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Italian and English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 5 short linked stories of love, anger, and indifference at the end of the 20th century
Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

19 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Clelia, jeune femme indépendante et chaleureuse, quitte Rome pour diriger une maison de couture à Turin. À peine arrivée, elle sauve la jeune Rosetta du suicide et se lie aux amies de celle-ci, issues de la bourgeoisie turinoise. Clelia va alors être le témoin des relations ambiguës entre ces femmes, teintées de malveillance envers la fragile Rosetta qui, pour sa part, est folle amoureuse du mari de son amie Nene. Le cynisme et les mesquineries provinciales vont considérablement boulverser Clelia qui se retrouvera confrontée à l'irréparable..." (Source : jaquette)
La dama sin camelias La signora senza camelie by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

17 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third feature film by cinema master Michelangelo Antonioni, La signora senza camelie [The Lady Without Camelias], expanded the expressive palette of contemporary Italian movies, demonstrating that a personal vision could take an explicitly poetic tack; that s̮eriousness = neo-realismŁ was perhaps already turning into something of a truism; and that Antonioni would answer to no-one but himself.It's the story of a shopclerk named Clara (played by the captivating Lucia Bosè, also of Antonioni's brilliant debut feature, Cronaca di un amore) who finds a chance casting in a small movie role develop into a full-blown career as screen-siren. Tension erupts when her husband can no longer tolerate watching her frivolous cinema escapades, and pushes her into a "serious, artistic" production of the life of Joan of Arc whereupon she is castigated by the critical establishment.A riveting "behind-the-scenes" show-business drama, La signora senza camelie explores themes that would haunt its director from L'avventura through La notte and The Passenger an individual's tenuous hold on her identity, and the dangers inherent to performance in life and on-screen. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present Antonioni's masterful, highly personal La signora senza camelie for the first time in the UK in a Dual Format release containing both Blu-ray and DVD versions of the film. (Eureka)
Coffret Antonioni en 3 films by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dans la banlieue industrielle de Ravenne, Giuliana souffre de névrose suite à un accident de voiture. Pour se reconstruire, elle se lie à un collègue de son mari ingénieur dans une usine et entame une liaison... - Un industriel aime à la folie sa femme, Paola, mais son passé reste pour lui mystérieux. Voulant tout connaître d'elle, il engage un détective. Celui-ci découvre que Paola a un amant, Guido et qu'ils ont assassiné la fiancée du jeune homme. Les deux amants complotent pour se débarrasser du mari de Paola... - Dans une boutique familiale milanaise de tissus, Clara est engagée sur le champ par le producteur de cinéma Gianni Franchi. A Cinecitta, où elle rayonne de mille feux, l'ascension est fulgurante et très vite, elle se retrouve aux côtés de Lodi, un célèbre acteur. Mais Gianni, amoureux fou, décide d'interrompre le tournage
Time of indifference by Alberto Moravia( Visual )

10 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo Merumeci, an unscrupulous opportunist, preys upon an old Roman family which has fallen on hard times
I fuorilegge del matrimonio by Valentino Orsini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in Italian and French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Studies of various married couples, who under Italian law as it stands, are unable to be freed from a painful and unhappy marriage."--Www.bfi.org.uk
I sovversivi by Paolo Taviani( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2005 in Italian and French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quattro militanti vivono, in forme e maniere diverse, il trauma della scomparsa del loro leader, Palmiro Togliatti, avvenuta a Roma nell'agosto del 1964
La corruzione = corruption by Mauro Bolognini( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stefano est un adolescent timide et sensible qui vient de terminer ses études en Suisse et qui envisage de devenir moine. Mais son père, riche éditeur milanais, qui nourrissait l'ambition de voir son fils lui succéder, refuse et l'emmène en croisière avec une jeune femme pour lui ôter cette idée de la tête..." (Source : allocine.fr)
Gods of war double feature( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giant of Marathon; Steve Reeves stars as Philippides, a brave Marathoner, who uses his muscles to save Greece from the invading Persians. The last glory of Troy: An action filled tale of a fight for freedom between Etruscan slave drivers and opressed Trojans
Dulcinea by Julián Ma Rubio( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una carta de Don Quijote dirigida a Dulcinea llega a las manos de Aldonza, moza de una venta castellana. La carta conmueve a Aldonza que asume desde ese momento la personalidad de Dulcinea. Irá en busca de Don Quijote, a quien encontrará finalmente en su lecho de muerte
Music for Michelangelo Antonioni by Giovanni Fusco( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Hiroshima mon amour = = Hiroshima, my love.
Alternative Names
Fusco, G.

Fusco, G. 1906-1968

Fusco, G. (Giovanni), 1906-1968

G. Fusco

Giovanni Fusco compositeur et musicien

Giovanni Fusco Italiaans componist (1906-1968)

Giovanni Fusco Italian composer

Giovanni Fusco italienischer Komponist, Pianist, Dirigent und Regisseur

Фуско, Джованни

جووانی فاسکو

ジョヴァンニ・フスコ

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Il deserto rosso