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Cecchi, Carlo 1939-

Works: 79 works in 223 publications in 4 languages and 3,727 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Historical films  Musical settings  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Editor, Author, Director, Performer, Narrator, Dedicatee, Interviewee, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Carlo Cecchi
Publications by Carlo Cecchi
Most widely held works by Carlo Cecchi
The red violin by François Girard( visu )
25 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,681 libraries worldwide
An appraiser of rare musical instruments traces the history of a blood-red violin and everyone whose lives it touched
Silk by Alessandro Baricco( visu )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 648 libraries worldwide
Cuando la epidemia de la enfermedad de Pébrine, la enfermedad del gusano de seda que atacó a los huevos en los criaderos europeos a mediados de 1860, se extendió a ultramar, incluso los huevos de países tan lejanos como África y la India se vieron infectados y todo el comercio europeo de seda parecía condenado a desaparecer. Para continuar con su lucrativo comercio, el pícaro comerciante francés Baldabiou decide enviar al joven oficial militar Herve Joncour a una peligrosa misión en Japón, separándolo durante meses de Helene, su encantadora y devota esposa y maestra de escuela. La isla que producía la más fina seda del mundo miles de años antes de la apertura del canal de Suez, Japón, prohibe el acceso a los extranjeros
Miele ( visu )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Italian and held by 292 libraries worldwide
Irene lives alone on the coastline outside Rome. To her father and her married lover, she's a student. In reality, she often travels to Mexico where she can legally buy a powerful barbiturate. Working under the name of Miele (Honey), her clandestine job is to help terminally-ill people to die with dignity by giving them the drug. One day she supplies a new client with a fatal dose, only to find out he's perfectly healthy but tired of life. Irene is determined not to be responsible for his death
Opere by Elsa Morante( Book )
26 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in Italian and held by 261 libraries worldwide
La scorta by Ricky Tognazzi( visu )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 184 libraries worldwide
When a judge and his bodyguards are brutally murdered by the Mafia, four reluctant young cops are assigned to protect the new prosecutor where the only thing that lies ahead of them is more danger. Based on a true story
Hamam il bagno turco = The Turkish bath by Ferzan Özpetek( visu )
1 edition published in 2000 in Italian and held by 133 libraries worldwide
"Francesco, a successful designer from Rome, arrives in Istanbul to dispose of an inheritance left him by an aunt he never knew. Once there he discovers that the property is a hamam, a traditional Turkish steam bath. Mehmet, the beautiful son of the hamam's custodian, ushers Francesco into the sultry world of the baths. Enlightened and unbound, Francesco decides to remain in Istanbul and restore the hamam"--Container
Steam the Turkish bath by Ferzan Özpetek( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in Italian and held by 90 libraries worldwide
An Italian businessman's recently deceased aunt has left him property in Istanbul, which turns out to be one of the last traditional bath houses in Turkey
Partner by Bernardo Bertolucci( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in Italian and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Partner: "Tells the tale of Jacob (Pierre Clementi), a revolutionary who also happens to suffer from schizophrenia. He spends much of his time plotting a social upheaval that will single-handedly change the state of post-war Italy. Jacob devises this plan with a mysterious man whom he shares an apartment with, although they argue quite a bit in-between philosophical and political discussions. Jacob shakes things up when he falls for the daughter (Stefania Sandrelli) of someone from the university. This new love instantly puts his political scheming at risk and doesn't make his 'partner' happy either" (viewed May 23, 2006)
Racconti dimenticati by Elsa Morante( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Italian and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Recueil d'une cinquantaine de textes en prose écrits par E. Morante tout au long de sa vie et publiés dans des journaux divers. Ces récits tiennent à la fois de la fable et de l'anecdote, du réalisme et du rêve. Ils sont inédits en français
Le violon rouge The red violin by François Girard( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Upon unearthing a one-of-a-kind, blood red violin, appraiser Charles Morritz uncovers the spectacular journey of the long-lost masterpiece; how it changed hands and the lives of all who touched it
Arrivederci amore, ciao by Michele Soavi( visu )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Italian and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"Giorgio Pellegrini, a former left-wing activist turned terrorist has fled to Central America and fought with a guerrilla movement. Fifteen years later he is fed up with living in the jungle and decides to return to Italy. What he wants is to lead a comfortable bourgeois life in his native country. Thanks to Anedda, a corrupt police inspector, and after giving away former comrades, he obtains a reduced jail sentence. Once released from prison he obsessively pursues his dream of becoming a "respectable" citizen, even if the way to it is paved with larceny, pimping, drug-dealing, rape, heist and murder."--IMDb
4 Film favorites Epic romance collection : Painted veil ; Dangerous liaisons ; Silk ; Affair of the necklace ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Silk : Herve Joncour is a married silkworm smuggler in 19th century France. He travels to Japan to collect his clandestine cargo after his original shipment was destroyed. While in Japan, he spots a beautiful Japanese woman who is the concubine of a local baron. He immediately becomes obsessed. Without speaking the same language, they communicate through letters until war intervenes. Their unrequited love persists however, and Herve's wife Helene begins to suspect something is going on with her husband. Painted veil : Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth. Dangerous liaisons : A scene of lust, seduction and revenge, when a lady is scorned-- set just prior to the French revolution. Affair of the necklace : In pre-Revolutionary France, a young aristocratic woman left penniless by the political unrest in the country, must avenge her family's fall from grace by scheming to steal a priceless necklace
Don Perlimplin by Bruno Maderna( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in Italian and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The good Pope ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli, was known for his profound spirituality as well as his extraordinary goodness all of his life. After studing theology in Bergamo and in Apollinare School (Rome), he became a priest and eventually a bishop and cardinal. When Pius XII died on October 9th, 1958, the 77 year-old Angelo went to Rome to choose a new pope. This time, however, it is he who hears gentle words of Jesus "Tu es Petrus!" ("You are Peter!") and from October 28th, 1958 until his death in 1966, led the church as Pope John XXIII
Opere by Elsa Morante( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Opere by Elsa Morante( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in Italian and held by 13 libraries worldwide
I numeri indici : teoria e tecnica by Carlo Cecchi( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 1995 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Luna rossa ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
"Story of the long-unraveling lives of a once-powerful Mafia clan in Italy. Years of violence, neglect, and the shame of dark secrets such as incest have weakened their familial structure to the breaking point. The weight of this decay falls heaviest on the shoulders of the family's new generation faced with cleaning up the messes made years before by others"--IMBd
Amleto : nella traduzione di Cesare Garboli by William Shakespeare( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Analisi statistica dei procedimenti civili di cognizione in Italia by Carlo Cecchi( Book )
3 editions published in 1975 in Italian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Carlo Cecchi acteur italien
Carlo Cecchi attore italiano
Carlo Cecchi Carlo Cecchi
Carlo Cecchi Italian actor
Carlo Cecchi italiensk skådespelare
Carlo Cecchi italiensk skodespelar
Carlo Cecchi italiensk skuespiller
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