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Vancini, Florestano 1926-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 139 publications in 5 languages and 410 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television crime shows  Television series  Interviews  War films  Film adaptations  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Director, Author, Scenarist, Performer, Film editor, Dedicatee
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Florestano Vancini
Il delitto Matteotti by Lucio Battistrada( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The octopus. La piovra( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First broadcast in Italy in 1984, The Octopus (La Piovra) is an international blockbuster, running 18 years and producing nine follow-up series. In Series 2, it gets personal for Police Inspector Corrado Cattani. His lust for revenge drives him undercover, where he discoversa multi-million dollar arms deal. Helped by a familiar foe, the Countess Olga Camastra, whose love for him leads her to break the criminals' code of silence, Cattani works both sides of the law as his battle with the Mafia reaches a shocking climax-- from container
La Banda Casaroli di Florestano Vancini by Florestano Vancini( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in Italian and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The octopus. La piovra( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Italian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular TV series ever in Italy, La Piovra has developed a cult popularity world-wide. Central character, Corrado Cattani is played by Michele Placido, and his character forms the backbone of a sprawling tale of the Mafia
The octopus( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in Italian and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most popular TV series ever in Italy, La Piovra has developed a cult popularity world-wide. Central character, Corrado Cattani is played by Michele Placido, and his character forms the backbone of a sprawling tale of the Mafia
La lunga notte del '43( Visual )

10 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized Ferrara, Italy is in control of the Fascists when the Allies begin invading from the South. The strife and emotions of the time are illustrated by a young woman's affair with a deserter from the Italian army. Anna is torn between the love for her crippled husband and handsome lover
Amore amaro by Carlo Bernari( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Octopus : de strijd tegen de maffia = La piovra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politie-inspecteur Corrado Cattani houdt de maffia verantwoordelijk voor de dood van zijn 13-jarige dochter en zint op wraak
Le stagioni del nostro amore by Florestano Vancini( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in Italian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La banda Casaroli by Florestano Vancini( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baruffino buffone : dramma eroicomico in 7 quadri by Massimo Felisatti( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bronte : cronaca di un massacro che i libri di storia non hanno raccontato( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nella Sicilia liberata dai garibaldini, la popolazione di Bronte si solleva sperando finalmente nella soluzione dei suoi secolari problemi. Ma il generale Bixio, per dare un esempio, fa arrestare 150 persone e condanna a morte, dopo un processo sommario, cinque capri espiatori
Il Delitto Matteotti( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Italian historical drama film re-released 90 years after Giacomo Matteotti's death that tells of the events that led to his tragic end and the establishment of the dictatorship of Benito Mussolini in Italy
Bronte : cronaca di un massacro che i libri di storia non hanno raccontato : un film di Florestano Vancini( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les saisons de notre amour by Florestano Vancini( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in French and Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Rome, Vittorio Borghi, 40 ans, journaliste, se sépare de sa maîtresse. Las et déprimé, il en vient à quitter sa femme et son fils. Il erre à travers l'Italie à la recherche de lui-même et de quelque raison pour continuer à vivre. A Mantoue, la ville de sa jeunesse, il dresse le bilan de sa vie
Amore amaro( Visual )

3 editions published between 1974 and 2001 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just before World War II in Fascist Italy, a young widow and a sincere young man begin an impossible love affair. The two lovers must bear the burden of a petty and hypocritical society about to embark on a world war
E ridendo l'uccise( Visual )

3 editions published in 2006 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morto Ercole I d'Este (1431-1503), duca di Ferrara, Modena e Reggio, gli succede il primogenito Alfonso (1476-1534), marito di Lucrezia Borgia. Presto s'accende la lotta per il potere. Guidata dal fratello Ferrante e dal fratellastro Giulio, una congiura è scoperta grazie alla spiata del musico Giancantore e la confessione, sotto tortura, di Moschino, giullare di Giulio. Due dei nobili complici sono decapitati in piazza, mentre la pena per i fratelli è commutata in carcere a vita. Moschino passa al servizio di Alfonso. Una sua bizzarra burla fa infuriare il duca che lo condanna a morte. L'esecuzione è finta, ma Moschino muore di paura. (Morandini)
Die Nacht von Ferrara( Visual )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2010 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atmosphärisch dichter, gesellschaftskritischer Film, der die Ermordung von elf Bürgern in Ferrara am 16.12.1943 durch die faschistische Miliz im Rahmen einer melodramatischen Ehebruchsgeschichte zwischen der Frau eines gelähmten Apothekers und einem Deserteur schildert. Letzterer, Sohn eines angesehenen Antifaschisten, begegnet 17 Jahre später als reicher Schweizer dem einstigen Hauptschuldigen und verharmlost sowohl sein eigenes Versagen als auch die Unmenschlichkeit des Faschistenführers. [film-dienst]
Le staggioni del nostro amore = Les saisons de notre amour by Florestano Vancini( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1996 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'affaire Matteotti( Visual )

2 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Florestano Vancini cinéaste italien

Florestano Vancini Italiaans filmregisseur (1926-2008)

Florestano Vancini Italian film director

Florestano Vancini italienischer Filmregisseur

Florestano Vancini regista italiano

Vance , Stan

Vance, Stan 1926-2008

Vancini, Stan 1926-2008

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