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Title Sedotta e abbandonata [videorecording] / Cristaldifilm presenta ; una produzione Lux film, Ultrafilm, Vides Cinematogr√°fica ; sogetto di Pietro Germi, Luciano Vincenzoni ; sceneggiatura di Age-Scarpelli, Pietro Germi, Luciano Vincenzoni ; prodotto, Franco Cristaldi ; regia de Pietro Germi.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    I SED    Available
Description 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 350
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 350.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1964.
Program notes, including "Honor and family" essay by Irene Bignardi, inserted in container.
Special features: Commedia all'Italiana: Germi Style, a video piece featuring new interviews with screenwriters Furio Scarpelli and Luciano Vincenzoni and Italian film scholar Mario Sesti ; interviews with actors Stefania Sandrelli and Lando Buzzanca ; a Stefania Sandrelli screen test, theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Aiace Parolin ; editor, Roberto Cinquini ; music by Carlo Rustichelli.
Cast Stefania Sandrelli, Saro Urzi, Aldo Puglisi, Lando Buzzanca, Leopoldo Trieste, Lola Braccini, Umberto Spadaro, Paola Biggio.
Summary An Italian girl is seduced by her sister's boyfriend, setting in motion a chain of events which shows, with tongue in cheek, the Sicilian code of honor, as the patriarch of the family tries to get the scoundrel to do right by his daughter.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Italian dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Honor -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Sicily (Italy) -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Italian.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Germi, Pietro, 1914-1974.
Vincenzoni, Luciano.
Age, 1919-2005.
Scarpelli, Furio, 1919-2010.
Cristaldi, Franco.
Sandrelli, Stefania.
Urzi, Saro, 1913-1979.
Puglisi, Aldo.
Buzzanca, Lando, 1935-
Trieste, Leopoldo, 1917-2003.
Braccini, Lola, 1889-1969.
Spadaro, Umberto.
Biggio, Paola.
Sesti, Mario.
Cristaldifilm (Firm)
Lux film (Firm)
Ultra Film (Firm)
Vides Cinematogr√°fica.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on container: Seduced and abandoned
ISBN 1559409886
Standard No. 715515019026
Music No. CC1648D Criterion Collection

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