• Film, Video
    O quatrilho /
    Qu4trilho Catalog Record Only
    The story of Italian immigrants living in Brazil from 1910 to 1930. Follows the tangled lives of two young couples.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    The Tree of Life Catalog Record Only "A woman from Los Angeles tries to come to terms with her father's death by traveling to Italy, the land of his birth, to trace the roots of his family tree. With the help of her feisty 82 year-old aunt (her father's sister), she travels relentlessly from city to city, digging through ancient manuscripts and interviewing a wide range of quirky scholars, to piece ...
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Un'Avventura di Salvator Rosa / Catalog Record Only An historical romance built around the gallant figure of the Neapolitan painter and revolutionary of the 17th century, a masked knight who aids poor people at the expense of the rich. He has two love affairs, one with a duchess to win victory for the poor, and the other with a voluptuous peasant woman.
    • Date: 1940
  • Film, Video
    L'Italia di Matteo Greuter
    Carta dell'Italia di Matteo Greuter Catalog Record Only
    Title from title screen. Title on case: La carta dell'Italia di Matteo Greuter : il restauro della carta geografica. VHS.
    • Contributor: Greuter, Mathieu
    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video
    Il Paradiso nell'ombra delle spade--Fiume d'Italia durante l'occupazione dei legionari / Catalog Record Only Maps and footage of soldiers, civilians, and important political figures tell the story of the conflict over the city of Fiume (or Rijeka) and D'Annunzio's role in these events from D'Annunzio's Italian point of view.
    • Date: 1921
  • Film, Video
    The power of the past with Bill Moyers--Florence / Catalog Record Only Bill Moyers guides a tour through Florence, Italy, showing how the Renaissance is still a living presence for the people who live and visit there.
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video
    Baarìa
    Baarìa, la porta del vento Catalog Record Only
    "The Torrenuovas are a family of peasant shepherds who have lived and worked in Bagheria though many generations. In the years before the rise of Mussolini, the family often found themselves working for Don Giacinto, a local tycoon who often used his power and position to take advantage of others. Young Peppino Torrenuova senses a profound injustice in the way Don Giacinto treats his ...
    • Contributor: Tornatore, Giuseppe - Letta, Giampaolo - Spedaletti, Mario - Scianna, Francesco - Madè, Margareth - Grimaudo, Nicole - Medusa Film - Eagle Pictures (Firm) - Summit Entertainment - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    Investigating history. The Medici assassination /
    Medici assassination Catalog Record Only
    As head of the powerful 15th-century Florentine family, Lorenzo de' Medici was the ultimate Renaissance man. Did the Pazzi Conspiracy include a much broader range of perpetrators, reaching all the way to the Vatican?
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Gli ultimi giorni di Pompei /
    Last days of Pompeii Catalog Record Only
    Historical drama about Glaucus, an Athenian noble living in Pompeii, and his love for the Greek maiden, Ione. Ione's brother Apaecides is a pupil of the Egyptian priest of Isis, Arbaces, who also loves Ione and plots Glaucus' death. When Apaecides discovers Arbaces' lust for his sister, the priest kills him, and blames the murder on Glaucus. On the day Glaucus is to be ...
    • Date: 1922
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of five segments of varying lengths.
    • Contributor: Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Benton, Thomas Hart - Reed, Susan - Rains, Claude - Wilson, Ben - Crute, Sally - Tucker, Richard ... Saudek, Robert - Spier, William - McCullough, Andrew - Cooke, Alistair - Benton, Thomas Hart - Reed, Susan - Rains, Claude - Wilson, Ben - Crute, Sally - Tucker, Richard - Rossellini, Roberto - Rizzoli, Angelo - Amato, Giuseppe - Fabrizi, Aldo - Goodman, Benny - Krupa, Gene - Wilson, Teddy - Ford Foundation. Tv-Radio Workshop - Cbs Television Network - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Joseph Burstyn, Inc - Wesleyan University Collection (Library of Congress) - Saudek (Robert) Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1953