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Zampa, Luigi 1905-1991

Overview
Works: 100 works in 287 publications in 6 languages and 439 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Comedy films  Political films  Satirical films  Compilation films  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Director, Author, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Other, fmd, Honoree
Classifications: PN1997, 791.43745
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Luigi Zampa
 
Most widely held works by Luigi Zampa
L'onorevole Angelina by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

27 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in Italian and French and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A rowdy woman is so forceful that she outdoes her husband in a loud cry against speculators who refuse poor people entrance to a block of new apartments, built after WW2. Without noticing it, she starts a people's movement, and leads a march to the capital. She returns to her village a winner, an honourable MP. Yet, she is still the same simple, fiery woman, able to get in a hair-pulling brawl with the local barmaid for the affection of her man"--IMDb
Siamo donne by Alfredo Guarini( Visual )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Four famous actresses play themselves in four sketches, each one based (allegedly) on an incident from her own life."--IMDb
Sazia di giorni by Luigi Zampa( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bello, onesto, emigrato Australia sposerebbe compaesana illibata( Visual )

13 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this Italian comedy, Amedio is a telephone lineman who works in remote parts of Australia. Unfortunately, for this shy, homely Italian man, all of Australia is remote. He wants a wife, and arranges for one by mail. The woman he has chosen is Carmela, a very beautiful mature prostitute who seeks to retire from her profession. The picture he sent her to induce her to come to Australia wasn't of himself, but of his handsome buddy Giuseppe. The picture convinces her to come out, but when she arrives and meets Amedio, she says she won't go through with the marriage because she wants Giuseppe. How will he be able to satisfy Carmela and still marry her?--All Movie Guide
Il vigile by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about an unemployed man who takes a job as a traffic policeman in a big city
Il primo giro di manovella : il romanzo sull'ambiente del cinema by Luigi Zampa( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il medico della mutua by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'irresistibile carriera di un giovane medico che, dopo gli inizi stentati, corteggia la moglie di un collega moribondo ed eredita, dopo il di lui trapasso, un lunghissimo elenco di pazienti mutuati. (Mymovies)
L'arte di arrangiarsi( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over a period of several decades, a man must adapt to the various power structures in Italy. Whether it be the monarchy, the socialists, the fascists or the Church, he manages not only to acclimate himself to the prevailing winds, but also turn a neat financial profit in the bargain
Woman of Rome( Visual )

4 editions published between 1956 and 1996 in Italian and No Linguistic content and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Rome in 1935; a young girl uses her looks to make her way
Anni difficili by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Le drame d'un modeste fonctionnaire sicilien, Aldo Piscitello, contraint, sous Mussolini, d'adhérer au fascisme pour conserver son emploi, et qui le perd réellement à la Libération. Le maire (podestà) qui le congédie pour avoir été au Parti fasciste est le même qui le força, autrefois, à s'y inscrire..."
Il successo; romanzo by Luigi Zampa( Book )

4 editions published in 1957 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gli anni ruggenti by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy in which an innocent salesman is caught up in the political upheaval that swept Italy in the days leading up to World War II
Ladro lui, ladra lei( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy set in Rome about a thief, the art of making do and dreams of redemption
Signori, in carrozza!( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Pullman porter works the Rome-Paris-Rome route and has a wife and family in Rome and a mistress in Paris. This situation works well until his brother-in-law gets involved
Samye luchshie italʹi︠a︡nskie komedii( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Russian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Romana( Visual )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in Rome in 1935; a young girl uses her looks to make her way
Vivere in pace by Luigi Zampa( Visual )

7 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The peaceful, almost idyllic life of an Italian village is interrupted during the war by the appearance of two American soldiers who keep hiding in the house of one of the villagers."--imdb.com
Gente di rispetto( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about an American school teacher newly arrived in a remote rural town in Sicily. No sooner has she assumed her duties than a series of ritual murders begin
Campane a martello( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alla fine della guerra, Agostina ritorna al paese per riprendere i soldi che guadagnava come prostituta ed inviava al parroco affinché glieli conservasse. Arrivata a casa scopre che il prete è morto ed è stato sostituito da un altro, che ha usato i suoi soldi per fondare un orfanotrofio
I nostri mariti( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three surreal episodes directed by three masters of Italian comedy
 
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Alternative Names
Hotchkins Alan 1905-1991

Luigi Zampa cineasta italiano

Luigi Zampa cinéaste italien

Luigi Zampa director de cinema italià

Luigi Zampa Italiaans filmregisseur

Luigi Zampa Italian film director

Luigi Zampa italienischer Filmregisseur

Luigi Zampa olasz rendező, forgatókönyvíró, 1905-91

Luigi Zampa regizor de film italian

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