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Life is beautiful

Author: Roberto BenigniNicoletta BraschiGiustino DuranoHorst BuchholzMarisa ParedesAll authors
Publisher: [Calif.] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Video ; [Boston, Mass.] : [Audio enhanced by] DVS Home Video, [2000?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : [Descriptive video ed.] English versionView all editions and formats
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In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II ...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roberto Benigni; Nicoletta Braschi; Giustino Durano; Horst Buchholz; Marisa Paredes; Rod Dean; Jonathan Nichols; Elda Ferri; Gianluigi Braschi; Vincenzo Cerami; Cecchi Gori Group (Firm); Melampo cinematografica.; Miramax Films.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Video (Firm); DVS Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0788819186 9780788819186
OCLC Number: 45740320
Language Note: Dubbed into English from Italian. Closed captioned.
Notes: "This film is described for people who are blind or have low vision."
Credits: Director, Roberto Benigni ; story and screenplay by Vincenzo Cerami and Roberto Benigni ; line producer, Mario Cotone ; producers, Elda Ferri and Gianluigi Braschi ; director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli ; camera operator, Roberto Brega ; production design, costumes, and art direction, Danilo Donati ; special effects, Ditta G. Corridori ; film editor, Simona Paggi ; music by Nicola Piovani ; historical adviser, Marcello Pezzetti. English language version producer, John M. Davis ; director, Rod Dean.
Cast: Roberto Benigni, Nicoletta Braschi, Giutino Durano, Sergio Bustric, Giuliana Lojodice, Amerigo Fontani, Horst Buchholz, Giorgio Cantarini, Marisa Paredes, Pietro De Silva, Francesco Guzzo, Raffaella Lebboroni. English voice cast: Jonathan Nichols, Ilaria Bonnelli, James Falzone, Sam Fontana, Chip Bolcik, Nicholas Kepros, Horst Buchholz.
Event notes: Originally produced in Italy in 1997 as a motion picture under title: La vita è bella.
Awards: Winner of 1998 Academy Awards for best actor (Benigni), best foreign language film, and best dramatic score.
Target Audience: Rated PG-13.
Description: 1 videocassette (116 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, Dolby surround. Formatted to fit TV screen.
Other Titles: Vita è bella (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Miramax Films ; Cecchi Gori Group ; Mario and Vittorio Cecchi Gori present a Melampo Cinematografica production ; directed by Roberto Benigni.

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In 1930s Italy a bumbling Jewish waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor has won the heart of the woman he loves and has created a beautiful life for his young family. But that life is threatened by World War II ...

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