Taviani brothers filmograpny

Full-length movies by Paolo and Vittorio Taviani.
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1.
L'Italia non è un paese povero (1960 Documentary)
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A documentary about Italy's underground oil and metan deposits, sponsored by Italian state-owned oil company... (135 mins.)
 
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Un uomo da bruciare (1962)
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Political activist Salvatore returns to his native Sicily and stirs up trouble among the peasants, urging... (92 mins.)
 
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Outlaws of Love (1963)
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This film is very much a docudrama which portrays the difficulties of Italian life circa 1963 due to the absence of a divorce law... (100 mins.)
 
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I sovversivi (1967)
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This film relates several disparate storylines, each representing a different type of lifestyle within Italian society at the time... (93 mins.)
 
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Sotto il segno dello scorpione (1969)
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In prehistoric times, a volcano erupts, resulting in loss a whole island under ash and lava. Survivors trying to convince a race (clan) to withdrawal, but something unexpected change their plans. (100 mins.)
 
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San Michele aveva un gallo (1972)
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Sentenced to life imprisonment for illegal activities, Italian International member Giulio Manieri holds... (90 mins.)
 
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Allonsanfan (1974)
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A anarchist leader (Fulvio) wishes to retire, as he is old and tired. He tries to hide himself, but... (115 mins.)
 
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Padre Padrone (1977)
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The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh... (114 mins.)
 
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Il prato (1979)
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San Gimignano, in Toscana, alla fine degli anni '70. La fine degli ideali degli anni '70 vista in un piccolo microcosmo... (115 mins.)
 
10.
The Night of the Shooting Stars (1982)
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The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore... (105 mins.)
 
11.
Kaos (1984)
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Five stories by Luigi Pirandello set in turn-of-the-century Italy. (188 mins.)
 
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Good morning Babilonia (1987)
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After the bankruptcy of their father's stonemasonry firm, Nicola and Andrea emigrate to America to restore their fortunes... (117 mins.)
 
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Night Sun (1990)
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Young nobleman Baron Sergio Giuramondo, after discovering that his bride-to-be was the king's mistress... (112 mins.)
 
14.
Fiorile (1993)
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While travelling to visit their grandfather, two children are told the story of a family curse that has lasted two hundred years... (118 mins.)
 
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Elective Affinities (1996)
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The novel (1809) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The marriage of Edward and Charlotte gets worse with the arrival at the castle Young Ottilia... (98 mins.)
 
16.
You Laugh (1998)
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Two segments: In the first one Felice, a baritone who has had to give up his career because of a heart... (99 mins.)
 
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Resurrection (2001 TV Movie)
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At the end of the XIX century in Russia, Prince Dimitri Necklivdov is called as a jury-man in a trial... (187 mins.)
 
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Luisa Sanfelice (2004 TV Movie)
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An 18th-century true story about a rebel and his lover's attempt to overthrow the Italian monarchy. (200 mins.)
 
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The Lark Farm (2007)
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A stirring and stunning story of an aristocratic family who is unexpectedly swept into the ravages of World War I and a forbidden passion that may be the family's only hope. (122 mins.)
 
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Caesar Must Die (2012)
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Inmates at a high-security prison in Rome prepare for a public performance of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." (77 mins.)