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Ferretti, Dante 1943-

Overview
Works: 77 works in 157 publications in 5 languages and 12,572 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Church history  Television adaptations  Fiction  Operas  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Love stories 
Roles: Designer, ard, Set designer , Scenarist, Author, Other, Performer, Interviewee, Actor, Director, Editor
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Dante Ferretti
Gangs of New York by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After a bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father
The aviator by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the life of Howard Hughes as the twentysomething millionaire, having already made a fortune improving the design of oil-drilling bits, who comes to Hollywood with an interest in getting into the picture business. It doesn't take long for Hughes to jump from producer to director of his first major film project, a World War I air epic. The film was a massive hit, and the eccentric inventor became a mogul in Hollywood, making Jean Harlow a star and enjoying a romance with Katharine Hepburn. But Hollywood's old-boy network never fully accepted Hughes, and in time his passion for flying began to reclaim his attentions. He began designing new planes, setting air speed records, flying around the world, and risking his life testing aircraft. Hughes also found time to romance Ava Gardner and founded his own airline, Trans-World Airlines. As his ideas became bolder and more eccentric, he gained many powerful enemies
Shutter Island by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When U.S. Marshall Teddy Daniels arrives at the asylum for the criminally insane on Shutter Island, what starts as a routine investigation quickly takes a sinister turn. As the investigation unfolds and Daniels uncovers more shocking and terrifying truths about the island, he also learns there are some places that never let you go. Includes featurette
Hamlet by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and Italian and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El rey de Dinamarca muere y su viuda termina casándose a las pocas semanas con su cuñado. Hamlet, el primogénito, no puede olvidar a su padre, quien se le aparece en los muros del castillo y le vonfirma que fue envenenado por su propio hermano
The age of innocence by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In New York City in the 1870s, a rigid social code governs how people talk, walk, meet, part, dine, earn their livings, fall in love, and marry. Not a word of the code is written down anywhere, but these people have been studying it since they were born. In this elegant milieu, marriages, like treaties between nations, exist to provide for the orderly transmission of wealth; scions of old and rich families understand that their personal desires have no place in the design. One such is Newland Archer, engaged to marry pretty young May Welland. When he becomes entranced with May's cousin Ellen, the notorious Countess Olenska, every member of that class mobilizes to prevent Archer from doing anything that threatens their needs
The name of the rose by Jean-Jacques Annaud ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in German and English and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One monk has fallen from a tower, another is found head-first in a vat of pigs' blood. Visiting Brother Sean Connery, investigating the deaths, discovers a secret library containing rare books considered lost to the world and dangerous to the Catholic faith. He must find the connection between the hidden literature and the killings before innocent people are burned at the stake
The Black Dahlia by James Ellroy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 409 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in 1940s Los Angeles. Two police officers, Bucky Bleichert and his partner, Lee Blanchard, investigate the death of Elizabeth Short - also known as The Black Dahlia, a young woman who is found brutally murdered. With a corpse so mutilated, the photos are kept from the public. Bucky soon realizes that his girlfriend had ties to the deceased, and soon after that, he begins uncovering corruption and conspiracy within the police departmen. The case becomes an obsession for the two men and their lives begin to unravel
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
Federico Fellini sono un gran bugiardo = I'm a big liar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laced with interviews and classic clips, the film literally retraces Fellini's footsteps dramatizing Fellini's vision and the same world minus that vision. What results is no mere portrait, but an energetic, philosophical inquiry
Pier Paolo Pasolini's trilogy of life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Italian and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Canterbury tales, Pasolini's startling candor and ribald humor illuminate these classic tales of romance, deception, murder and lust
Medea by Pier Paolo Pasolini ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Italian and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Euripides' classic tragedy of a proud woman betrayed by the man she loves
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Italian and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
La Nuit de Varennes by Ettore Scola ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in French and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early days of the French Revolution, a mixed coachload of travellers, including Restif de la Bretonne, Tom Paine and Casanova, make their way to Varennes, where King Louis is held captive
Investigation of a citizen above suspicion ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Italian and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Kafkaesque tale of a Roman police inspector ... investigating a heinous crime-which he himself committed"--Container
Manon Lescaut dramma lirico in quattro atti dall'ononimo romanzo di A.F. Prevost ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Manon Lescaut is being shipped off to a convent, she escapes and is off to the luxury of Paris, which is the start of a path of despair for Manon
Macbeth melodramma in quattro parti by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in Italian and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectacle musical sur scène enregistré en direct au Teatro Regio di Parma les 6, 8, 11, 13, 15 et 17 octobre 2006
Hugo by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, twelve-year-old Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric girl and the owner of a small toy booth in the train station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message all come together to change Hugo's life forever
Tales of ordinary madness by Marco Ferreri ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hard-drinking poet living in the dark alley of the world, specifically Los Angeles, is surrounded by desperate and depraved characters. One, a prostitute whom he loves deeply, inspires him to write incredible poems, but soon he must choose between her and his art
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A gigantic blood-red monster, made of steel and flames, floating on the still waters of Lake Constance - this is Robert Carsen's unconventional vision of the setting of Verdi's masterpiece Il Trovatore for the 60th anniversary of the Bregenz Festival. In this threatening set of fire and metal, designed by Paul Steinberg, the characters burn with the passions they experience - love, hatred, sexual desire and revenge - and which eventually destroy them. The high definition live recording of this most spectacular outdoor production combines astonishing images, relevant reflections on today's world and superb musical expression from the soloists and the world-renowned Wiener Symphoniker Orchestra, inspired by musical director Thomas Rösner"--Opus Arte website
Cold Mountain Retour à Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inman, a young Confederate soldier, who is injured during the explosive 1864 battle of Petersburg, Virginia, is struggling to make his way home to Cold Mountain, NC, where his beloved Ada awaits him. In Inman's absence, Ada befriends Ruby, who helps her keep up her late father's farm. Meanwhile, in his travels, Inman encounters a menagerie of interesting and colorful characters
 
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Dante Ferretti
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