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Braschi, Nicoletta 1960-

Overview
Works: 98 works in 486 publications in 10 languages and 6,342 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Comedy films  Fiction  Love stories  Trials, litigation, etc  Humor  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Producer, Performer, Other, Creator
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Nicoletta Braschi
 
Most widely held works by Nicoletta Braschi
Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
58 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guido's gifted imagination and sense of humour has won the heart of the woman he loved and created a beautiful life for his young family. When the life is threatened by World War II, Guido must rely on those very same strenghts to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate
La vita è bella Life is beautiful by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
47 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
During World War II an Italian Jewish man uses his vivid imagination to convince his son they're playing a game at a concentration camp in order to keep his son's spirits up
Mystery train by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
19 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 900 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A teenage couple from Japan on a pilgramage to Graceland, a mysterious Italian beauty escorting her husband's body back to Italy, and an unemployed, armed misfit known as Elvis meet in Memphis. Their intertwined tales create a comic masterpiece
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi ( Visual )
31 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wooden puppet has a series of adventures on his way to becoming "a real boy."
La tigre e la neve The tiger and the snow ( Visual )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soon after the start of hostilities in Iraq, Rome-based, love-struck poet and lecturer Attilio heads to Baghdad when he learns from his friend, an Iraqi poet, that the woman he loves has been critically injured in a bomb explosion. Attilio does everything in his power to save her, risking his own life amidst the chaos of war
Johnny Stecchino by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drop-dead gorgeous wife of the notorious mafioso Johnny Toothpick discovers a naive bus driver who's a dead-ringer for her husband who is on the lam and under the gun; she schemes to switch the two men, creating one of the best comedies of the year
Il Mostro ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in Italian and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vicious serial killer is on the loose committing rape and murder. Landscape gardener and shop-window outfitter Loris is the prime suspect, due to his unfortunate habit of getting caught in compromising yet innocent situations. An undercover policewoman is assigned to watch the suspect and find evidence for his arrest
The tiger and the snow ( Visual )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Tiger and the Snow is about a Roman poet and lecturer named Attilio (Benigni) who feels compelled to head to Baghdad when he discovers that the woman he loves, Vittoria (Nicoletta Braschi) has been seriously injured during a bomb explosion. Moving heaven and earth, he manages to get to Iraq, and through a combination of luck and pig-headedness, and inspired by his passionate love of Vittoria, he finds the hospital where Vittoria has been taken. Unconscious, and more dead than alive, the woman of his dreams is in need of a drug that will relieve the pressure of the cerebral edema that is killing her. Given that there is nothing immediately available, Attilio goes off into the city in search of the drug, to find only abandoned pharmacies and ruins. Refusing to abandon hope, Attilio must confront the horrors and disasters of war to save the love of his life
Il Mostro The monster ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in Italian and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A farce of mistaken identity. The life of a struggling con-artist becomes complicated when he is mistaken for a rapist and serial killer who has been terrorizing the area
La vida es bella Life is beautiful ( Visual )
33 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guido, un camarero encantador pero torpe, dotado de una viva imaginación y un irresistible sentido del humor, se ha ganado el corazón de la mujer que ama y ha creado una vida bella para su joven familia. Sin embargo, esta vida se ve amenazada por la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Guido deberá confiar en sus habilidades y en su fantasía para salvar a su amada esposa y a su hijo de un destino fatídico
Das Leben ist schön (La vita è bella) ein bewegendes Meisterwerk ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ende der dreissiger Jahre in einer idyllischen Kleinstadt in der Toskana: Guido verliebt sich in die schöne Lehrerin Dora, mit der er eine wunderbare Romanze voller komischer Missgeschicke und zufälliger Begegnungen erlebt. Jahre später zerstören die Nazis ihr gemeinsames Glück mit dem Sohn Giosue, als Vater und Sohn deportiert werden. Aus Liebe folgt Dora, die nicht jüdisch ist, den beiden ins Konzentrationslager. Guido ist entschlossen, seinen Sohn vor dem Schrecken zu schützen. Unter unmenschlichsten Bedingungen behält er seinen Witz, seine Fröhlichkeit und seine phantasievoll spielerischen Fähigkeiten, denn Giosue soll weiter daran glauben, dass das Leben schön ist. (Quelle: Covertext)
Sostiene Pereira by Roberto Faenza ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Italian and Spanish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drama set in Portugal in 1938. The journalist Pereira is a lonely editor at a second-rate Lisbon newspaper. He befriends some fighters against the dictatorship in Portugal and is enlisted to publish stories about the impending dangers to the public. He gradually becomes emboldened to help the cause of the freedom fighters
Down by law by Jim Jarmusch ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DJ Zack and pimp Jack end up in prison for being too laid-back to avoid being framed for crime they didn't commit. They end up sharing a cell with eccentric Italian optimist Roberto, whose limited command of the English language is both entertaining and infuriating -- but rather more useful to them is the fact that Roberto knows an escape route. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
La vita è bella La vie est belle by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in French and Italian and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La vie est belle by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Guido, un jeune italien, tombe amoureux de Dora, une belle institutrice promise à un fasciste qu'elle déteste. En véritable génie de la séduction, il invente toutes sortes de stratagèmes délirants pour la séduire, puis l'épouse. Quelques années plus tard, en 1943, Dora rentre chez elle mais ne trouve ni Guido ni leur fils Giosuè : ils ont été déportés
Il piccolo diavolo ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in Italian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A 400 year old devil escapes from hell and finds a home in an Italian matron. Walter Matthau, a priest, performs an exorcism to rid the woman of the devil. The priest and the devil, who knows nothing of the current world, become friends
Life is beautiful = La vita è bella ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Italian and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colourful imagination and an irresistible sense of humour has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But then, that life is threatened by World War II ... and a beloved wife and son are saved from an unthinkable fate
Pasolini un delitto Italiano by Marco Tullio Giordano ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pasolini, the great Italian director and poet, died in 1975, the victim of a horrifying homicide. The 17-year-old youth who bludgeoned him to death, then ran him over with the director's own car, claimed Pasolini made homosexual advances towards him. But whether this was the true motive was never satisfactorily answered. Pasolini's outspoken opposition to the ruling class and his sensational declarations may well have played a part in his untimely death. In this film, director Giordana explores what happened in the investigation and the trial that followed his death
Der Tiger und der Schnee ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le tigre et la neige by Roberto Benigni ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in French and Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poet and lecturer heads to Iraq on the eve of the American invasion to care for the woman he loves who was injured in a bomb blast
 
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Languages
Italian (211)
English (62)
Spanish (29)
German (28)
French (20)
Multiple languages (3)
Turkish (1)
Polish (1)
Catalan (1)
Dutch (1)