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Oliva, Ignazio

Overview
Works: 12 works in 18 publications in 3 languages and 425 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Coming-of-age films  Romance films  History  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1995.9.L6, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Ignazio Oliva
 
Most widely held works by Ignazio Oliva
The triumph of love( Visual )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess sets out to return her throne to its rightful heir, who turns out to be a handsome young man, and ends up falling madly in love with him. Unfortunately, he's been trained by his mentor, an angry philosopher, to hate the princess. To set things right and win her heart's desire, the princess dresses herself as a man and begins wooing everyone in the philosopher's household, starting with his spinster sister
Stealing beauty by Carlo Cecchi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nineteen year old girl spends the summer in Italy, determined to fulfill two dreams. The first, to consummate the romance with the Italian boy she fell in love with four years earlier, and the second, to discover the identity of her father through clues in her mother's diary
Passato prossimo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five friends meet up in a country house somewhere outside Rome over a long winter weekend. Each has unresolved relationship problems, some have problems with each other, and memories of other weekends in the same house hang in the air like distorting mirrors
Il venditore di medicine by Antonio Morabito( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bruno is a pharmaceutical salesman who is under pressure to bring in more sales. While sales increase using unscrupulous techniques, Bruno's personal life is on a downward spiral. To make matters worse, Bruno is under investigation for bribery
La canarina assassinata( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion picture producer with a string of failures behind him tries again to produce a hit. He's found a cheap and ideal setting, a splendid villa surrounded by a park, for a re-make of Romeo and Juliet. But his backers threaten to pull out, leaving him without money, and both the motion picture troupe and the inhabitants of the villa are not as they appear
Onde( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film follows the development of a romantic relationship between a blind musician and a very attractive girl whose face is extensively blemished by a large reddish-purple stain on her skin, to the extent that some persons simply avert their eyes in a shock when noticing her in public. She often conceals her reddish-purple stain by makeup cream. She brings an ingrained interpersonal mistrust into her new love relationship ("once he would know about my defect, he would no longer love me"), and he also struggles with an equivalent problem ("most people befriend me only out of a naive curiosity but they eventually become bored with a blind man"). Their social insecurity competes with their intense hunger for affection."--IMDb
Sette opere di misericordia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Luminita is a young woman barely surviving on the streets of a large Italian city. She connects with the dying old man Antonio, in whom she sees a way out of her situation. Her self-serving actions to get into Antonio's good graces begin to find the chinks in her emotional armor of cynicism
Il tempo dell'amore( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A love story about three stages of love; when love strikes in a moment of bliss; the moment after the initial spark when the lovers discover each other's real personalities; the birth of deeper and stronger feelings. These three moments create the arc of a single story where the main character is the feeling of love. The different stages of love are seen through the lives of three different couples in three different eras
Tu devi essere il lupo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tu devi essere il lupo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the complexities of the close bond between a single man and his daughter. As the teenaged Valentina and her father Carlo work through a variety of dilemmas partially caused by their overly exclusive relationship, they are torn between the comfort of the known versus the potential of new experiences
Triumf li︠u︡bvi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Russian and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A princess sets out to return her throne to its rightful heir, who turns out to be a handsome young man, and ends up falling madly in love with him. Unfortunately, he's been trained by his mentor, an angry philosopher, to hate the princess. To set things right and win her heart's desire, the princess dresses herself as a man and begins wooing everyone in the philosopher's household, starting with his spinster sister
 
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