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Title Le amiche [videorecording] / La Titanus presenta ; una produzione Trionfalcine ; un film prodotto da Giovanni Addessi ; sceneggiatura di Suso Cecchi D'Amico e Michelangelo Antonioni, con la collaborazione di Alba de C├ęspedes ; regia di Michelangelo Antonioni.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    I AMI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Pacific Park Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded sheet (12 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
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Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures lcgft
Series The Criterion collection ; 817
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 817.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; monaural.
Language Italian dialogue with English subtitles.
Cast Eleonora Rossi Drago, Gabriele Ferzetti, Franco Fabrizi, Valentina Cortese, Yvonne Furneaux, Madeleine Fischer, Anna Maria Pancani, Maria Gambarelli, Ettore Manni.
Credits Cinematographer, Gianni di Venanzo ; art director, Gianni Polidori ; editor, Eraldo da Roma ; composer, Giovanni Fusco.
Note Loosely based on the story "Tra donne sole" by Cesare Pavese.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Restored by Cineteca del Comune de Bologna.
Summary A young woman returns to her home town of Turin to set up a new fashion salon and gets involved with a troubled woman and her three wealthy friends.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Note Special features: new 2K digital restoration; new conversation with scholars David Forgacs and Karen Pinkus on the film's themes; new interview with scholar Eugenia Paulicelli on the importance of fashion in Antonioni's work; insert with an essay by film scholar Tony Pipolo.
Subject Young women -- Drama.
Female friendship -- Drama.
Alienation (Social psychology) -- Drama.
Turin (Italy) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romance films.
Motion pictures, Italian.
Added Author Antonioni, Michelangelo, film director, screenwriter.
Addessi, Giovanni, film producer.
Cecchi d'Amico, Suso, screenwriter.
Rossi-Drago, Eleonora, 1925-2007, actor.
Fabrizi, Franco, 1926-1995, actor.
De C├ęspedes, Alba, 1911-1997, screenwriter.
Ferzetti, Gabriele, 1925-2015, actor.
Cortese, Valentina, actor.
Furneaux, Yvonne, 1928- actor.
Motion picture adaption of (work): Pavese, Cesare. Tra donne sole
Titanus (Firm), production company.
Trionfalcine (Firm), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Note English title from subtitles: Girlfriends
ISBN 9781681431635 : DVD 29.95
1681431637 : DVD 29.95
Standard No. 715515178815
Music No. CC2632DDVD The Criterion Collection

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