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The Resource A special day, Janus Films ; Surf Film ; Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, Cineteca nazionale ; Carlo Ponti presenta un film di Ettore Scola ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola ; collaborazione, Maurizio Costanzo ; prodotto da Carlo Ponti ; regia di Ettore Scola, (DVD)

A special day, Janus Films ; Surf Film ; Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, Cineteca nazionale ; Carlo Ponti presenta un film di Ettore Scola ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola ; collaborazione, Maurizio Costanzo ; prodotto da Carlo Ponti ; regia di Ettore Scola, (DVD)

Label
A special day
Title
A special day
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Surf Film ; Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, Cineteca nazionale ; Carlo Ponti presenta un film di Ettore Scola ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola ; collaborazione, Maurizio Costanzo ; prodotto da Carlo Ponti ; regia di Ettore Scola
Title variation
Giornata particolare
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
On the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome, which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime, a brief encounter between a weary housewife and a radio announcer unfolds into an intimate drama
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Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Pasqualino de Santis ; editor, Raimondo Crociani ; music, Armando Trovaioli ; production and set design, Luciano Ricceri ; costume design, Enrico Sabbatini
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
[Not rated]
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Language note
In Italian with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S643 2015
PerformerNote
Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, John Vernon, Françoise Berd, Patrizia Basso, Tiziano De Persio, Maurizio Di Paolantonio, Antonio Garibaldi, Vittorio Guerrieri, Alessandra Mussolini, Nicole Magny
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1924-1996
  • 1889-1963
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Loren, Sophia
  • Mastroianni, Marcello
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Ponti, Edoardo
  • Janus Films
  • Surf Film (Firm)
  • Centro sperimentale di cinematografia (Italy)
Runtime
107
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
778
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Housewives
  • Fascism
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Mussolini, Benito
  • Italy
  • Italy
Technique
live action
Label
A special day, Janus Films ; Surf Film ; Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, Cineteca nazionale ; Carlo Ponti presenta un film di Ettore Scola ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola ; collaborazione, Maurizio Costanzo ; prodotto da Carlo Ponti ; regia di Ettore Scola, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Disc 1: New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by director Ettore Scola; New English subtitle translation; Trailer. Disc 2: Ettore Scola (interview with the director, he discusses the arc of his career and why he wanted to create the character of Gabriele); Sophia Loren (interview with the actress, she recalls working with director Ettore Scola, her fears about playing Antonietta, and the challenges of shooting the love scene); The Dick Cavett Show (two 1977 episodes of The Dick Cavett Show featuring actors Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni); Voce umana = Human voice (25 min. short film from 2014, stars Sophia Loren and was inspired by Jean Cocteau's 1930 play La voix humaine, directed by Edoardo Ponti, the son of Loren and producer Carlo Ponti). Insert includes an essay "Small victories" by critic Deborah Young
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn919639055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430577
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515158817
Other physical details
sound, color with a black and white sequence
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2539DDVD
  • CC2539D
  • CC2539D-1
  • CC2539D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)919639055
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A special day, Janus Films ; Surf Film ; Centro sperimentale di cinematografia, Cineteca nazionale ; Carlo Ponti presenta un film di Ettore Scola ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Ruggero Maccari, Ettore Scola ; collaborazione, Maurizio Costanzo ; prodotto da Carlo Ponti ; regia di Ettore Scola, (DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Disc 1: New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by director Ettore Scola; New English subtitle translation; Trailer. Disc 2: Ettore Scola (interview with the director, he discusses the arc of his career and why he wanted to create the character of Gabriele); Sophia Loren (interview with the actress, she recalls working with director Ettore Scola, her fears about playing Antonietta, and the challenges of shooting the love scene); The Dick Cavett Show (two 1977 episodes of The Dick Cavett Show featuring actors Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni); Voce umana = Human voice (25 min. short film from 2014, stars Sophia Loren and was inspired by Jean Cocteau's 1930 play La voix humaine, directed by Edoardo Ponti, the son of Loren and producer Carlo Ponti). Insert includes an essay "Small victories" by critic Deborah Young
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn919639055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430577
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515158817
Other physical details
sound, color with a black and white sequence
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2539DDVD
  • CC2539D
  • CC2539D-1
  • CC2539D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)919639055
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural
Video recording format
DVD

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