Most Voted Titles With Ermanno Olmi

1. The Tree of Wooden Clogs (1978)
186 min | Drama, History
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The life inside a farm in Italy at the beginning of the century. Many poor country families live there, and the owner pays them by their productivity. One of the families has a very clever ... See full summary »

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2. Il Posto (1961)
93 min | Drama
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A very young college graduate attempts to obtain a position with a large corporation.

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3. Tickets (2005)
109 min | Comedy, Drama
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A train travels across Italy toward Rome. On board is a professor who daydreams a conversation with a love that never was, a family of Albanian refugees who switch trains and steal a ticket... See full summary »

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4. The Duchess of Langeais (2007)
137 min | Drama, Music, Romance
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Metascore: 74/100 (23 reviews)

In Majorca, in 1823, a French general, Armand de Montriveau, overhears a cloistered nun singing in a chapel; he insists on speaking to her. She is Antoinette, for five years he has searched... See full summary »

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5. The Profession of Arms (2001)
105 min | Adventure, Drama, History, War
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The history of the first victim of modern artillery and its moving agony, amidst conspiracies and betrayals of the powerful. Life and death of Giovanni De' Medici, a young brave captain in ... See full summary »

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6. The Fiances (1963)
77 min | Drama
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In the industrial North, Giovanni is a skilled factory worker offered a promotion if he'll go to Sicily for 18 months to assist in a new department. His impending absence strains his ... See full summary »

Writer: Ermanno Olmi |  Director: Ermanno Olmi |  Stars: Carlo Cabrini, Anna Canzi
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7. The Legend of the Holy Drinker (1988)
127 min | Drama
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8. Centochiodi (2007)
92 min | Drama
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An Italian professor seeks refuge in the quiet, peaceful ruins of an old building.

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9. Singing Behind Screens (2003)
98 min | Drama, History, Music, War
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10. Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994)
91 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
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An all-enveloping darkness. Suddenly, a child's voice, frightened, questioning, pierces the darkness... The first flickering rays of light begin to sculpt mysterious shapes out of the ... See full summary »

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12. Il segreto del bosco vecchio (1993)
134 min | Family, Fantasy
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13. The Crush (1967 TV Movie)
49 min | Romance
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14. Time Stood Still (1959)
83 min | Drama
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15. Long Live the Lady! (1987)
115 min | Comedy
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16. 12 registi per 12 città (1989)
90 min | Documentary
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Promotional omnibus film, made for the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy, featuring portraits of 12 Italian cities.

 98
17. Walking, Walking (1983)
171 min | Drama
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The assuming of responsibility by individuals, the use of science for man and not against him, the duty of truth to increase the stature of people, all together: these are the important ... See full summary »

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18. Terra madre (2009)
78 min | Documentary
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A documentary about the slow food movement.

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19. La circostanza (1974)
90 min | Drama
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21. I recuperanti (1970)
101 min | Drama
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22. One Fine Day (1969)
105 min | Drama
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23. A Man Named John (1965)
90 min | Biography
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Based on the diary Pope John XXIII kept between the ages of 14 and 18, his lifelong concern for tolerance, the underprivileged, and world peace is told. Rod Steiger, in the central role, ... See full summary »

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24. The Tightrope (2012)
86 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama, Music
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Metascore: 57/100 (6 reviews)

Filmed with five hidden cameras, The Tightrope is a total immersion into the creative process behind legendary theater director Peter Brook's work -- powerful, intimate, and emotionally ... See full summary »

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25. The Report Card (2009)
Short, Drama
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A mother takes her son to visit his father before leaving on vacation. Again this year the man won't be with his family and the child wants to show him his report card. The visiting ... See full summary »

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26. In the Summertime (1971)
105 min
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27. Dialogo di un venditore di almanacchi e di un passeggiere (1954)
10 min | Short
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Writer: Giacomo Leopardi |  Director: Ermanno Olmi |  Stars: Paolo Pampurini, Enzo Tarascio
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28. Il premio (2009)
10 min | Short, Comedy
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29. Lungo il fiume (1992)
81 min | Documentary
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Writer: Ermanno Olmi |  Director: Ermanno Olmi |  Star: Francesco Carnelutti
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30. L'ultimo gattopardo: Ritratto di Goffredo Lombardo (2010)
104 min | Documentary
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31. La valle di pietra (1992)
Drama
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 15
32. Il pensionato (1955)
8 min | Documentary, Short
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33. Tre fili fino a Milano (1958)
18 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Ermanno Olmi
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34. Manon: Finestra 2 (1956)
13 min | Short
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Writer: Pier Paolo Pasolini |  Director: Ermanno Olmi |  Star: Arnoldo Foà
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35. Michelino 1A B (1956)
45 min | Documentary, Short
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 10
36. La mia valle (1955)
9 min | Documentary, Short
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Director: Ermanno Olmi
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37. Ritratti d'autore (1996– )
90 min | Documentary
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38. Jérusalem (2000 TV Movie)
166 min | Drama, Music
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39. La pattuglia del Passo S. Giacomo (1954)
14 min | Documentary, Short
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Writer: Silvano Rizza |  Director: Ermanno Olmi
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40. Capitali culturali d'Europa (1983– )
Episode: Milano '83 (1983)
65 min | Documentary
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Writer: Ermanno Olmi |  Director: Ermanno Olmi
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41. The Neorealism: We Were Not Just Bicycles Thieves (2013)
75 min | Documentary
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This short film tells the story of the most important cinema trend that Italy has ever produced - Neo Realism. Born after the Second World War, this veritable cultural revolution rapidly ... See full summary »

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42. Un ballo in maschera (2005 TV Movie)
140 min | Drama, Music
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43. Racconti di giovani amori (1967)
101 min | Drama, Romance
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45. Rupi del vino (2009)
54 min | Documentary
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"There are five reasons for drinking: a friend's arrival, the excellence of the wine, present and future thirst, and whatever else you care to add". Ermanno Olmi has returned to documentary... See full summary »

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46. La diga del ghiacciaio (1955)
11 min | Documentary, Short
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Writer: Silvano Rizza |  Director: Ermanno Olmi
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47. Torneranno i prati (2014)
War | Post-production
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48. Campi sperimentali (1957)
Documentary, Short
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Director: Ermanno Olmi
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50. Apocalypsis cum figuris (1979 TV Movie)
64 min | Documentary
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