skip to content
A Nobel for two : a documentary on Dario Fo and Franca Rame Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A Nobel for two : a documentary on Dario Fo and Franca Rame

Author: Filippo PiscopoLorena LucianoGiovanni MaggiDario FoFranca RameAll authors
Publisher: South Fremantle, Western Australia : Distributed by Contemporary Arts Media, [200-?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : ItalianView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Portrays the life and career of this Italian husband and wife duo of actors and playwrights, who are best known for their satirical and politically radical theater presentations. When Dario Fo received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1997, he shared the honor with his wife. Their work was censored for more than seventeen years in Italy and they were twice denied U.S. entry visas on political grounds. The video  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Documentary films
Biography
Named Person: Dario Fo; Franca Rame; Dario Fo; Franca Rame
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Filippo Piscopo; Lorena Luciano; Giovanni Maggi; Dario Fo; Franca Rame; Contemporary Arts Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 191852406
Language Note: In Italian and English, with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced in 1998.
Credits: Interviews by Lorena Luciano; director of photography, Michelo Capasso.
Description: 1 videodisc (55 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Other Titles: Dario Fo and Franca Rame
Dario Fo & Franca Rame
Responsibility: directed, edited and produced by Filippo Piscopo, Lorena Luciano ; kindly co-produced by Giovanni Maggi.

Abstract:

Portrays the life and career of this Italian husband and wife duo of actors and playwrights, who are best known for their satirical and politically radical theater presentations. When Dario Fo received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1997, he shared the honor with his wife. Their work was censored for more than seventeen years in Italy and they were twice denied U.S. entry visas on political grounds. The video features performance excerpts from classic Dario Fo plays such as Mistero Buffo and Accidental Death of an Anarchist, plus interviews with Fo and Rame, and numerous theatrical colleagues and associates, both here and abroad, including Robert Brustein and Robert Orchard of the American Repertory Theatre."--Container.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191852406> # A Nobel for two a documentary on Dario Fo and Franca Rame
    a schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD ;
   library:oclcnum "191852406" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Place/south_fremantle_western_australia> ; # South Fremantle, Western Australia
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> ; # Italy.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Topic/actors_italy> ; # Actors--Italy
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039366> ; # Dramatists, Italian
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/89786165> ; # Dario Fo
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Person/fo_dario> ; # Dario Fo
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/796296> ; # Actors
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/897614> ; # Dramatists, Italian
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Person/rame_franca> ; # Franca Rame
   schema:alternateName "Dario Fo & Franca Rame" ;
   schema:alternateName "Dario Fo and Franca Rame" ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Person/rame_franca> ; # Franca Rame
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/143424379> ; # Contemporary Arts Media (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/89786165> ; # Dario Fo
   schema:description "Portrays the life and career of this Italian husband and wife duo of actors and playwrights, who are best known for their satirical and politically radical theater presentations. When Dario Fo received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1997, he shared the honor with his wife. Their work was censored for more than seventeen years in Italy and they were twice denied U.S. entry visas on political grounds. The video features performance excerpts from classic Dario Fo plays such as Mistero Buffo and Accidental Death of an Anarchist, plus interviews with Fo and Rame, and numerous theatrical colleagues and associates, both here and abroad, including Robert Brustein and Robert Orchard of the American Repertory Theatre."--Container." ;
   schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/14694322> ; # Lorena Luciano
   schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/12231458> ; # Filippo Piscopo
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/477057359> ;
   schema:genre "Biography" ;
   schema:genre "Documentary films" ;
   schema:inLanguage "it" ;
   schema:name "A Nobel for two a documentary on Dario Fo and Franca Rame" ;
   schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/63504388> ; # Giovanni Maggi
   schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/12231458> ; # Filippo Piscopo
   schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/14694322> ; # Lorena Luciano
   schema:productID "191852406" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/191852406#PublicationEvent/south_fremantle_western_australia_distributed_by_contemporary_arts_media_200> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Agent/distributed_by_contemporary_arts_media> ; # Distributed by Contemporary Arts Media
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/191852406> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Agent/distributed_by_contemporary_arts_media> # Distributed by Contemporary Arts Media
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Distributed by Contemporary Arts Media" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Person/rame_franca> # Franca Rame
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Rame" ;
   schema:givenName "Franca" ;
   schema:name "Franca Rame" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/477057359#Place/south_fremantle_western_australia> # South Fremantle, Western Australia
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "South Fremantle, Western Australia" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85039366> # Dramatists, Italian
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dramatists, Italian" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204565> # Italy.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Italy." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/796296> # Actors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Actors" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/897614> # Dramatists, Italian
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Dramatists, Italian" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12231458> # Filippo Piscopo
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Piscopo" ;
   schema:givenName "Filippo" ;
   schema:name "Filippo Piscopo" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/143424379> # Contemporary Arts Media (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Contemporary Arts Media (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14694322> # Lorena Luciano
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Luciano" ;
   schema:givenName "Lorena" ;
   schema:name "Lorena Luciano" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/63504388> # Giovanni Maggi
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Maggi" ;
   schema:givenName "Giovanni" ;
   schema:name "Giovanni Maggi" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/89786165> # Dario Fo
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Fo" ;
   schema:givenName "Dario" ;
   schema:name "Dario Fo" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.