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Il gattopardo = The leopard

Author: Goffredo LombardoLuchino ViscontiSuso Cecchi d'AmicoPasquale Festa CampanileEnrico MedioliAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Criterion Collection, ©2004.
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 235.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Italian : Special edView all editions and formats
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Set in Sicily in the 1800s, this film depicts Prince Salina, a great landowner, who watches the decrease of the aristocracy's power and influence during the 'Il Risorgimento', the unification of Italy under the royal House of Savoy. The upper class tries to ignore the nationalist movements, while the prince's rebellious nephew joins Giuseppe Garibaldi's revolutionaries.
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Genre/Form: Drama
History
Feature films
Historical films
Fiction films
Foreign language films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Goffredo Lombardo; Luchino Visconti; Suso Cecchi d'Amico; Pasquale Festa Campanile; Enrico Medioli; Massimo Franciosa; Burt Lancaster; Alain Delon; Claudia Cardinale; Paolo Stoppa; Rina Morelli; Romolo Valli; Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa; Criterion Collection (Firm); Titanus (Firm); Pathé cinéma (France); Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
ISBN: 1559409509 9781559409506
OCLC Number: 54802184
Language Note: Main feature in Italian with optional English subtitles.
Notes: From the novel by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963. Contains both the original Italian version and the shortened English-language version that was theatrically released in the United States.
Program notes containing a new essay by author and film historian Michael Wood ([10] p. : ports.) in container.
Special features on disc 1: new high-definition digital transfer with restored image and sound and presented in the original Super Technirama aspect ratio of 2.21:1; optional audio commentary by film scholar Peter Cowie; new English subtitles; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer.
Special features on disc 2: A dying breed : the making of The leopard, a 60 min. documentary featuring interviews with actress Claudia Cardinale, screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, director of photography Giuseppe Totunno, filmmaker Sydney Pollack, and many others; interview with producer Goffredo Lombardo; an interview with Prof. Millicent Marcus on the history behind Il gattopardo; original theatrical trailers and newsreels; stills gallery of rare behind-the-scenes production photos.
Special features on disc 3: new transfer of the 161-minute American release, with English-language dialogue (including Burt Lancaster's actual voice); an essay by author and film historian Michael Wood.
Credits: Director of photography, Giuseppe Rotunno ; camera, Nino Cristiani, Enrico Cignitti, Giuseppe Maccari ; production design, Mario Garbuglia ; film editor, Mario Serandrei ; music, Nino Rota.
Cast: Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Claudia Cardinale, Paola Stoppa, Rina Morelli, Romolo Valli ... [et al.].
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 3 videodiscs (185 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9); Dolby digital mono.
Contents: Special features: (Disc one) new high-definition digital transfer, supervised by director of photography Giuseppe Rotunno, with restored image and sound and presented in the original Super Technirama aspect ratio of 2.21:1; audio commentary by film scholar Peter Cowie; new and improved English subtitle translation; optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition; (Disc two) A Dying Breed: The Making of The Leopard, a new hour-long documentary featuring interviews with actress Claudia Cardinale, screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, director of photography Giuseppe Totunno, filmmaker Sydney Pollack, and many others; Interview with producer Goffredo Lombardo; an exclusive video interview with professor Millicent Marcus of the University of Pennsylvania on the history behind The Leopard; original theatrical trailers and newsreels; stills gallery of rare behind-the-scenes production photos; (Disc three) new transfer of the 161-minute American release, with English-language dialogue (including Burt Lancaster's actual voice); plus: a new essay by author and film historian Michael Wood.
Series Title: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 235.
Other Titles: Dying breed, the making of The leopard.
Gattopardo (Motion picture)
Leopard
Responsibility: 20th Century Fox ; Goffredo Lombardo presenta ; dal romanzo di Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa ; adattato e sceneggiato da Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Pasquale Festa Campanile, Enrico Medioli, Massimo Franciosa, e Luchino Visconti ; una produzione Titanus ; co-produzione italo-francese, Titanus S.p.A. Roma, S.N. Pathé-cinéma - S.G.C. Parigi ; regia di Luchino Visconti.

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Set in Sicily in the 1800s, this film depicts Prince Salina, a great landowner, who watches the decrease of the aristocracy's power and influence during the 'Il Risorgimento', the unification of Italy under the royal House of Savoy. The upper class tries to ignore the nationalist movements, while the prince's rebellious nephew joins Giuseppe Garibaldi's revolutionaries.

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