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Fists in the Pocket
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directed by Marco Bellocchio, 1939-; produced by Enzo Doria, 1936-; performed by Lou Castel, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 49 mins
Tormented by twisted desires, a young man takes drastic measures to rid his grotesquely dysfunctional family of its various afflictions in this astonishing 1965 debut from Marco Bellocchio. Charged by a coolly assured style, shocking perversity, and savage gallows humor, Fists in the Pocket was a gleaming ice pick...
directed by Marco Bellocchio, 1939-; produced by Enzo Doria, 1936-; performed by Lou Castel, 1943- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 1 hour 49 mins
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L'Eclisse
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directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, 1912-2007; designed by Gitt Magrini, 1914-1977 and Bice Brichetto, fl. 1960; produced by Robert Hakim, 1907-1992 and Raymond Hakim, 1909-1980, Interopa Film, Paris Film Production and Cineriz; performed by Louis Seigner, 1903-1991, Rossana Rory, 1927-, Lilla Brignone, 1913-1984, Francisco Rabal, 1926-2001, Monica Vitti, 1931- and Alain Delon, 1935- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 2 hours 6 mins
The concluding chapter of Michelangelo Antonioni’s informal trilogy on contemporary malaise (following L’avventura and La notte), L’eclisse tells the story of a young woman (Monica Vitti) who leaves one lover (Francisco Rabal) and drifts into a relationship with another (Alain Delon). Using the architecture...
directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, 1912-2007; designed by Gitt Magrini, 1914-1977 and Bice Brichetto, fl. 1960; produced by Robert Hakim, 1907-1992 and Raymond Hakim, 1909-1980, Interopa Film, Paris Film Production and Cineriz; performed by Louis Seigner, 1903-1991, Rossana Rory, 1927-, Lilla Brignone, 1913-1984, Francisco Rabal, 1926-2001, Monica Vitti, 1931- and Alain Delon, 1935- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 2 hours 6 mins
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The Flowers of St. Francis
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directed by Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; designed by Marina Arcangeli, fl. 1938-1953; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Rizzoli Film and Cineriz; performed by Aldo Fabrizi, 1905-1990, Gianfranco Bellini, 1924-2006, Peparuolo, fl. 1948-1950, Severino Pisacane, fl. 1950, Roberto Sorrentino, fl. 1950, Nazario Gerardi, fl. 1950 and Arabella Lemaitre, fl. 1950 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1950), 1 hour 27 mins
In a series of simple and joyous vignettes, director Roberto Rossellini and co-writer Federico Fellini lovingly convey the universal teachings of the People's Saint: humility, compassion, faith, and sacrifice. Gorgeously photographed to evoke the medieval paintings of Saint Francis's time, and cast with monks from...
directed by Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; designed by Marina Arcangeli, fl. 1938-1953; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Rizzoli Film and Cineriz; performed by Aldo Fabrizi, 1905-1990, Gianfranco Bellini, 1924-2006, Peparuolo, fl. 1948-1950, Severino Pisacane, fl. 1950, Roberto Sorrentino, fl. 1950, Nazario Gerardi, fl. 1950 and Arabella Lemaitre, fl. 1950 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1950), 1 hour 27 mins
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Il Posto
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directed by Ermanno Olmi, 1931-; designed by Ettore Lombardi, fl. 1961-1974; produced by Alberto Soffientini, fl. 1954-1965, Titanus and 24 Horses; performed by Loredana Detto, 1946-, Tullio Kezich, 1928-2009 and Sandro Panseri, fl. 1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 33 mins
When young Domenico (Sandro Panseri) ventures from the small village of Meda to Milan in search of employment, he finds himself on the bottom rung of the bureaucratic ladder in a huge, faceless company. The prospects are daunting, but Domenico finds reason for hope in the fetching Antonietta (Loredana Detto). A te...
directed by Ermanno Olmi, 1931-; designed by Ettore Lombardi, fl. 1961-1974; produced by Alberto Soffientini, fl. 1954-1965, Titanus and 24 Horses; performed by Loredana Detto, 1946-, Tullio Kezich, 1928-2009 and Sandro Panseri, fl. 1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 33 mins
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Amarcord
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directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Danilo Donati, 1926-2001; produced by Franco Cristaldi, 1924-1992; performed by Armando Brancia, 1917-1997, Pupella Maggio, 1910-1999, Bruno Zanin, 1951- and Magali Noël, 1932- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1973), 2 hours 4 mins
This carnivalesque portrait of provincial Italy during the fascist period, the most personal film from Federico Fellini, satirizes the director's youth and turns daily life into a circus of social rituals, adolescent desires, male fantasies, and political subterfuge, all set to Nina Rota's classic, nostalgia-tinge...
directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Danilo Donati, 1926-2001; produced by Franco Cristaldi, 1924-1992; performed by Armando Brancia, 1917-1997, Pupella Maggio, 1910-1999, Bruno Zanin, 1951- and Magali Noël, 1932- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1973), 2 hours 4 mins
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La Commare Secca
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directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, 1941-; designed by Adriana Spadaro, fl. 1962; produced by Tonino Cervi, 1929-2002, Cinematografica Cervi and Cineriz; performed by Gabriella Giorgelli, 1941-, Alfredo Leggi, fl. 1961, Vincenzo Ciccora, fl. 1962, Carlotta Barilli, fl. 1962, Giancarlo De Rosa, fl. 1962 and Francesco Ruiu, fl. 1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 1 hour 33 mins
The brutalized corpse of a Roman prostitute is found along the banks of the Tiber River. The police round up a handful of possible suspects and interrogate them, one by one, each account bringing them closer to the killer. In this, his stunning debut feature — based on a story by Pier Paolo Pasolini — Bernardo...
directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, 1941-; designed by Adriana Spadaro, fl. 1962; produced by Tonino Cervi, 1929-2002, Cinematografica Cervi and Cineriz; performed by Gabriella Giorgelli, 1941-, Alfredo Leggi, fl. 1961, Vincenzo Ciccora, fl. 1962, Carlotta Barilli, fl. 1962, Giancarlo De Rosa, fl. 1962 and Francesco Ruiu, fl. 1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 1 hour 33 mins
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Dillinger Is Dead
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directed by Marco Ferreri, 1928-1997; produced by Alfred Levy, fl. 1969-1972 and Ever Haggiag, fl. 1969-1969, Pegaso Cinematografica and Ital-Noleggio Cinematografico; performed by Carla Petrillo, fl. 1967-1969, Adriano Aprà, 1940-, Annie Girardot, 1931-2011, Carole André, 1953-, Mario Jannilli, fl. 1969-1972, Gino Lavagetto, 1938-, Anita Pallenberg, 1944- and Michel Piccoli, 1925- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 35 mins
In this magnificently inscrutable late-sixties masterpiece, Marco Ferreri, one of European cinema’s most idiosyncratic auteurs, takes us through the looking glass to one seemingly routine night in the life of an Italian gas mask designer, played, in a tour de force performance, by New Wave icon Michel Piccoli. I...
directed by Marco Ferreri, 1928-1997; produced by Alfred Levy, fl. 1969-1972 and Ever Haggiag, fl. 1969-1969, Pegaso Cinematografica and Ital-Noleggio Cinematografico; performed by Carla Petrillo, fl. 1967-1969, Adriano Aprà, 1940-, Annie Girardot, 1931-2011, Carole André, 1953-, Mario Jannilli, fl. 1969-1972, Gino Lavagetto, 1938-, Anita Pallenberg, 1944- and Michel Piccoli, 1925- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1969), 1 hour 35 mins
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Divorce Italian Style
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directed by Pietro Germi, 1914-1974; designed by Dina Di Bari, fl. 1950; produced by Franco Cristaldi, 1924-1992, Galatea Film, Vides Cinematografica and Lux Film; performed by Antonio Acqua, 1910-1976, Ugo Torrente, fl. 1961, Laura Tomiselli, fl. 1961, Pietro Tordi, 1906-1990, Lando Buzzanca, 1935-, Bianca Castagnetta, fl. 1961, Margherita Girelli, 1945-, Angela Cardile, fl. 1961, Odoardo Spadaro, 1895-1965, Leopoldo Trieste, 1917-2003, Stefania Sandrelli, 1946-, Daniela Rocca, 1937-1995 and Marcello Mastroianni, 1924-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 45 mins
Baron Ferdinando Cefalù (Marcello Mastroianni) longs to marry his nubile young cousin Angela (Stefania Sandrelli), but one obstacle stands in his way: his fatuous and fawning wife, Rosalia (Daniela Rocca). His solution? Since divorce is illegal, he hatches a plan to lure his spouse into the arms of another and th...
directed by Pietro Germi, 1914-1974; designed by Dina Di Bari, fl. 1950; produced by Franco Cristaldi, 1924-1992, Galatea Film, Vides Cinematografica and Lux Film; performed by Antonio Acqua, 1910-1976, Ugo Torrente, fl. 1961, Laura Tomiselli, fl. 1961, Pietro Tordi, 1906-1990, Lando Buzzanca, 1935-, Bianca Castagnetta, fl. 1961, Margherita Girelli, 1945-, Angela Cardile, fl. 1961, Odoardo Spadaro, 1895-1965, Leopoldo Trieste, 1917-2003, Stefania Sandrelli, 1946-, Daniela Rocca, 1937-1995 and Marcello Mastroianni, 1924-1996 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 45 mins
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Juliet of the Spirits
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directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Piero Gherardi, 1909-1971; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Francoriz Production and Rizzoli Film; performed by Giulietta Masina, 1921-1994, Sandra Milo, 1933-, Mario Pisu, 1910-1976, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Sylva Koscina, 1933-1994, Friedrich von Ledebur, 1900-1986, Valentina Cortese, 1923-, José Luis de Vilallonga, 1920-2007, Caterina Boratto, 1915-2010, Lou Gilbert, 1909-1978, Luisa Della Noce, 1923-2008 and Milena Vukotic, 1938- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 2 hours 18 mins
Cinematographer Gianni di Venanzo's masterful use of Technicolor transforms Juliet of the Spirits, Fellini's first color feature, into a kaleidoscope of dreams, spirits, and memories. Giulietta Masina plays a betrayed wife whose inability to come to terms with reality leads her along a hallucinatory journey of s...
directed by Federico Fellini, 1920-1993; designed by Piero Gherardi, 1909-1971; produced by Angelo Rizzoli, 1889-1970, Francoriz Production and Rizzoli Film; performed by Giulietta Masina, 1921-1994, Sandra Milo, 1933-, Mario Pisu, 1910-1976, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Sylva Koscina, 1933-1994, Friedrich von Ledebur, 1900-1986, Valentina Cortese, 1923-, José Luis de Vilallonga, 1920-2007, Caterina Boratto, 1915-2010, Lou Gilbert, 1909-1978, Luisa Della Noce, 1923-2008 and Milena Vukotic, 1938- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1965), 2 hours 18 mins
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Rome Open City
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directed by Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; produced by Rod E. Geiger, fl. 1945-2001, Ferruccio De Martino, fl. 1942-1073, Giuseppe Amato, 1889-1900 and Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; performed by Marcello Pagliero, 1907-1980, Aldo Fabrizi, 1905-1990 and Anna Magnani, 1908-1973 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1945), 1 hour 43 mins
This was Roberto Rossellini’s revelation, a harrowing drama about the Nazi occupation of Rome and the brave few who struggled against it. Though told with more melodramatic flair than the other films that would form this trilogy and starring some well-known actors—Aldo Fabrizi as a priest helping the partisan...
directed by Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; produced by Rod E. Geiger, fl. 1945-2001, Ferruccio De Martino, fl. 1942-1073, Giuseppe Amato, 1889-1900 and Roberto Rossellini, 1906-1977; performed by Marcello Pagliero, 1907-1980, Aldo Fabrizi, 1905-1990 and Anna Magnani, 1908-1973 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1945), 1 hour 43 mins
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