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Di Venanzo, Gianni 1920-1966

Overview
Works: 131 works in 368 publications in 5 languages and 5,198 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Biographical films  Motion pictures  Film adaptations  Documentary-style films  Political films  Romance films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Illustrator, Actor, Other, Videographer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gianni Di Venanzo
8 1/2( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in Italian and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellini's autobiographically-inspired film about a famous film director (Guido Anselmi) who loses his inspiration in the midst of making a film, and retreats into his memories and fantasies
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

26 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in Italian and Spanish and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman, after breaking off an affair with an older man, finds herself in Rome and alone. She becomes friends with a young stockbroker, but after he has an accident, she once again finds herself alone
I soliti ignoti = Big deal on Madonna Street by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Italian and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five men conspire to burglarize a small-time jeweler's safe. When the time comes to carry out the scheme, the men become hopelessly clumsy and have to eventually give up and go home
Salvatore Giuliano by Federico Zardi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary-style drama chronicling the rise and fall of the title character, a real-life Mob chieftain who rose to prominence in post-WWII Sicily
Le mani sulla città = Hands over the city by Francesco Rosi( Visual )

9 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'impresario edile Eduardo Nottola, consigliere comunale di destra a Napoli, e in lizza per diventare assessore, sogna grandiose speculazioni. Il crollo di una sua casa non lo arresta: sacrifica il figlio, cambia partito, viene eletto, e l'arcivescovo benedirà l'inizio dei lavori. (Mereghetti)
La notte by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

16 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in Italian and French and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During one evening, an author and his wife begin to explore their deteriorating marriage and the indifference that they feel towards their circle of friends
Il Grido = Outcry by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

9 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 263 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
Il momento della verità = The moment of truth( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Game show in which each week three families get a chance to choose and win fabulous prizes from Cilla's 'Dream Directory'. One member of the family is given a week to practice and then one chance to perform an allocated task in the studio
Le amiche( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in Italian and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman returns to her home town of Turin to set up a new fashion salon and gets involved with a troubled woman and her three wealthy friends
Giulietta degli spiriti by Federico Fellini( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in Italian and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinematographer Gianni di Venanzo's masterful use of Technicolor transforms Juliet of the Spirits, Fellini's first color feature, into a kaleidoscope of dreams, spirits, and memories. Giulietta Masina plays a betrayed wife whose inability to come to terms with reality leads her along a hallucinatory journey of self-discovery. The Criterion Collection is proud to present the fully restored version of one of Fellini's most dazzling dreams
L'eclisse by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

5 editions published between 2014 and 2018 in Italian and held by 61 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
Otto e mezzo = 8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Semi-autobiographical film by Fellini. A film director is struggling to find the creativity required to deliver his next movie and consequently is being hassled by industry figures as well as his wife and his mistress. In order to escape his tormentors, the director retreats into a world of memories, dreams and fantasies
Big deal on Madonna Street : I soliti ignoti = persons unknown by Mario Monicelli( Visual )

10 editions published between 1958 and 2008 in Italian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Quatre voleurs sans envergure cherchent un gros coup. Cosimo a bien une idée, mais il est en prison. Ses complices trouvent un "pigeon", Pépé, qui accepte d'avouer le crime de Cosimo et de prendre sa place derrière les barreaux. Mais Pépé vole le plan des malfrats et forme sa propre bande ..."
The honey pot by Joseph L Mankiewicz( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A millionaire pretends to be dying and summons three former mistresses to his bedside in Venice. He then lies back to enjoy their greedy scramble to inherit his fortune. One of them suddenly dies mysteriously, and an elaborate murder scheme unfolds
Giulietta degli spiriti by Federico Fellini( Visual )

13 editions published between 1965 and 2008 in Italian and Spanish and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giulietta è una ricca borghese romana. Per un caso fortuito, una seduta spiritica molto particolare, la sua vita piomba in una crisi profonda. Crisi matrimoniale (per i dubbi sull'infedeltà del marito) e soprattutto di identità. Ma la donna è sola in un mondo bigotto ed ipocrita, e tra amiche vere e presunte, visioni, sfoghi e sensi di colpa, la sua mente vacilla
8 1/2 by Federico Fellini( Visual )

20 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guido, un regista privo di ispirazione diviso fra la moglie borghese e l'amante sensuale e positiva, riassume la propria esistenza nella cornice irreale di una stazione termale. (Mereghetti)
8 1/2 Otto e mezzo( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Italian and German and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fellini's autobiographical film about a famous film director who loses his inspiration in the midst of making a film
La notte( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During one evening, an author and his wife begin to explore their deteriorating marriage and the indifference that they feel towards their circle of friends
Le amiche by Michelangelo Antonioni( Visual )

8 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 22 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)
Eva by Joseph Losey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tyrian, écrivain dont la réputation est usurpée du fait qu'il ait publié sous son propre nom le livre de son frère, s'éprend d'Eva, une courtisane qui finit par se donner à lui sans amour. Comprenant qu'il ne pourra jamais la conquérir, il épouse une femme jeune et belle... (source : jaquette)
 
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8 1/2
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Salvatore GiulianoGiulietta degli spiriti
Alternative Names
Canni Di Venanso

DiVenanzo, Gianni 1920-1966

Gianni Di Venanzo directeur de la photographie italien

Gianni di Venanzo Italiaans director of photography (1920-1966)

Gianni Di Venanzo Italian cinematographer

Gianni di Venanzo italienischer Kameramann

Gianni di Venanzo olasz filmoperatőr

Venanzo, G. 1920-1966

Venanzo, Gianni 1920-1966

Venanzo, Gianni Di.

Venanzo Gianni di 1920-1966

Джани Ди Венанцо

Ди Венанцо, Джанни

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جانی دی ونانتزو

ジャンニ・ディ・ヴェナンツォ

Languages
Italian (122)

Spanish (10)

German (8)

French (8)

English (6)