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1.

Biùtiful Cauntri

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Details the crimes and reckless behavior of the eco-mafia in Campania. Large corporations and foreign investors are buying up land on the fringes of the population to use as dumping grounds for all imaginable substances. Documentary designed to cause public outcry and pressure action from the local and national authorities in Italy.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Lucio Silla: Dramma Per Musica En Trois Actes = in Three Acts

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The opera is centered around the love Roman dictator Lucio Silla bears for his enemy's daughter Giunia, who favors the exiled senator Cecilio as the object of her affection. After many twists and turns, the lovers are united in marriage and Silla renounces his crown.
DVD
2018; 2017
Clemons (Stacks)
3.

La Clemenza di Tito

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The Roman Empire becomes a soulless modern bureaucracy in Claus Guth's new production of La Clemenza di Tito, the first time Mozart's last opera has been seen at Glyndebourne since 1999. It is a curiously divided piece of music-theatre, insightful and intransigent, maddening and admirable in equal measure.
DVD
2018
Clemons (Stacks)
4.

Un'ora Sola Ti Vorrei

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"Italian documentary filmmaker Alina Marazzi tries to piece together the life of her mother who passed away in 1972 when she was 7 years old. Through a patchwork of home movies, recordings and diary entries, Alina crafts a moving tribute to the universal power of love."--From IMDB.
DVD
2014; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

Mi Piace Lavorare: Mobbing

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Anna is a secretary driven to a nervous breakdown by constant humiliation at work, after her company is taken over by a multinational. She becomes a victim of mobbing (tactics used to get rid of employees through giving them unsuitable or unrealistic duties and harrassment until they make mistakes). But her friend Morgana may hold the key to a solution.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
6.

A Ciambra

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Fourteen-year-old Pio wants nothing more than the respect of his older brother, whom he emulates in every way, including his career as a petty criminal. When both his father and brother are arrested, Pio is determined to prove that he can step up and be the head of his Romani family. But a fateful night and a wrenching decision soon test just how ready he is.
DVD
2018; 2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
7.

Come L'ombra

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"Anita Kravosstarts as Claudia, a lonely young Italian who works in a travel agency. She is studying Russian and strikes up a friendship with her teacher Boris (Paolo Pierobon), a Ukrainian professor of languages. Boris asks if she would allow his cousin Olga (Karolina Dafne Porcari) to stay for a few days holiday. She agrees but when Olga turns out to be a willowy blonde beauty she wonders if Olga is really Boris' cousin and whether he is taking advantage of her good nature. Capturing the shifting balance of power between these three individuals"--Italian Film Festival UK website.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Gli Uomini, Che Mascalzoni

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DVD
2014; 1932
Clemons (Stacks)
9.

Era D'estate: Falcone e Borsellino all'Asinara

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It is summer 1985 and the judges Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino are forced to stay at Asinara, where they and their families are in isolation for security reasons. The judges are in preparation for what will become known as the "Maxi Trial" of the Sicilan mafia, which will start in 1986. Events are thereby set in motion that will eventually lead to the judges' assassination by the mafia in 1992.
DVD
2017
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Polvere: Il Grande Processo Dell'amianto

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Documentary film explores asbestos contamination throughout the world, caused by prodcts made in the factories belonging to the multinational corporation, Eternit. Focus is on the trial of Stephan Schnideiny and Louis Cartier de Marchienne, company executives. The case was brought against them by the relatives of asbestos-disease victims who worked at the company's plant in Casale Monferrato, in northern Italy.
DVD
2012; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Bianco e Nero

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"Racial integration is Elena's profession and passion, not only filling her working day as a cultural mediator assisting immigrants, but spilling over into her home life as well. All too often her daughter Giovanna and her husband Carlo, a computer technician, must attend evening charity events where they feel distinctly out of place. During one of these evenings, Carlo meets Nadine, a beautiful black woman with whom he establishes an intimate understanding at first glance. Nadine's husband Bertrand, a refined black intellectual and the evening's featured speaker, stirs everyone with his heartfelt words. Later Carlo convinces his wife, who is quite hesitant, to invite Nadine and her children to Giovanna's birthday party. In the midst of the fun and noise of the party, Carlo and Nadin [...]
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

La Pazza Gioia

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"Two unstable women--a prattling pathological liar and a quiet depressive--break free from a mental institution and take Tuscany by storm. Celebrate life outside the box with this hysterical, edgy comedy that pokes fun at social norms, questioning what it means to be truly sane."--Cinema/Chicago website.
DVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Vogliamo Anche le Rose

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A documentary which aims to portray the deep change brought on by the sexual revolution and the feminist movement in Italy during the 1960s and 1970s.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Hamlet

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DVD
2017; 2016
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Incompresa

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"Rome, 1984, Aria is nine-year-old girl. On the verge of divorce, Aria's infantile and selfish parents are too preoccupied with their careers and extra-marital affairs to properly tend to any of Aria's needs. While her two older sisters are pampered, Aria is treated with cold indifference. Yet she yearns to love and to be loved. At school, Aria excels academically but is considered a misfit by everyone. She is misunderstood. Aria finds comfort in her cat - Dac and in her best friend - Angelica. Thrown out of both parents' homes, abandoned by all, even her best friend, Aria finally reaches the limit of what she can bear. She makes an unexpected decision in her life."--Cannes Film Festival.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

1992: Complete Season [1]

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Follows six people whose lives are intertwined with the rapidly changing political landscape of early 90's Italy.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Remember Me =: Ricordati di Me

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With his passions reawakened by a long lost love, Carlo's affair threatens to tear apart his entire family. Unfullfilled desires and ambitions which have worn each of them down now resurface when a crisis makes them realize the importance of family.
DVD
2005; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

La Traviata

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This famous performance of Verdi's romantic tragedy captures one of the most sensational debuts in operatic history. Singing Violetta for the first time was the young Romanian soprano, Angela Gheorghiu, whose remarkable interpretation reached the front pages of the world's press and led the BBC immediately to film the production.
DVD
2005; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Fuocoammare =: Fire at Sea

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Samuele is twelve years old and lives on an island in the middle of the sea. He goes to school, and loves shooting his slingshot and going hunting. He likes land games, even though everything around him speaks of the sea and the men, women, and children who try to cross it to get to his island. But his is not an island like the others, its name is Lampedusa and it is the most symbolic border of Europe, crossed by thousands of migrants in the last twenty years in search of freedom.
DVD
2017; 2016
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Sogni di Gloria

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"The film is composed of two episodes. Episode 1. Giulio, a thirty year old laid off, he is tired, bitter and is persuaded to sbattezzarsi by a fellow anarchist. The winds scandal when the family of Julius, very religious, they become aware of his intentions: shocked by the boy's will, will set up a plan to make him give it up at any cost. Episode 2. Julius, a Chinese student who lives in Italy, is befriended by Maurino, an old Prato card player, which routes it to the pleasure of the game and teaches him something about life. Against the background of a tournament trump, broom and tressette populated by dazed characters." -- Coming Soon.it
DVD
2015; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)