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Il Posto: The... Director Ermanno Olmi's touching and heartfelt "Il Posto" (1961) is a funny... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

I Fidanzati:... Long distance love and longing punctuate "I fidanzati" (1962), the story of a... more info $29.95was $29.95 Buy Now

Genesis DVD ... Italian director Ermanno Olmi brings us this 2000 recreation of the Book of... more info $14.99was $14.99 Buy Now

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Born: July 24, 1931 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bergamo, Lombardy, IT Profession: Director ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Director (feature film)

1.
Terra Madre (2009)
Analyzes the world of agriculture and biodiversity, while focusing on the international meeting in 2006 between the food communities organized by Slow Food Petrini and the Salone del Gusto di Torino.
2.
One Hundred Nails (2007)
A university professor becomes the subject of an unpleasant investigation. Deciding to leave everything behind him, he relocates to the country and moves into an old farmhouse where the locals become his friends.
3.
Tickets (2005)
Three interwoven stories that take place during a journey from Central Europe to Rome. The characters connect through casual encounters and set forth a story of love, chance and sacrifice. One older businessman finds solace and a new insight into life when he is forced to wait at the train station d
4.
Profession of Arms, The (2001) as Director
Set in medieval times, the story follows a knight skilled in the art of battle.
5.
Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994) as Director
Shot for Italian television, the first episode of a twenty-episode adaptation of the Bible's Old Testament in which an old nomadic sage recounts the creation story and the flood to his eager grandson and other silent listeners gathered around a campfire.
6.
Il Segreto del Boscho Vecchio (1993) as Director
An ecological fable. A colonel retires to a forest he inherits, where he shares the land with a magpie, a squirrel and the wind.
7.
Lungo il Fiume (1992) as Director
A meditative look at the Po river and man's impact on its health and beauty.
8.
Leggenda del Santo Bevitore, La (1988) as Director
The story of a Pole who is saved from destitution by a generous stranger and the difficulty he faces in repaying the debt.
9.
Lunga Vita alla Signora! (1987) as Director
A boy's experiences during one night of work is used as a metaphor for the disillusionment of growing up.
10.
Milano '83 (1983) as Director
11.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Director
12.
Albero degli zoccoli, L' (1978) as Director
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 child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. the boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy other. What can they do?
13.
Circostanza, La (1974) as Director
14.
Durante l'estate (1971) as Director
15.
One Fine Day (1969) as Director
On the day of his big promotion, a middle-aged advertising executive goes on trial for vehicular homicide and then must reassess the meaning of his life.
16.
And There Came a Man (1968) as Director
17.
The Fiances (1964) as Director
When he is sent on a job to Sicily, a Milanese welder grows lonely and longs for his fiancee back home.
18.
The Sound of Trumpets (1963) as Director
A young man fights to become a cog in the big business machine.
19.
Il Posto (1961) as Director
A young man finishes school and heads for Milan, takes his employment tests, and gets a job as a messenger in a large industrial firm, where the promise of stability gives him hope for a future.

Cinematography (feature film)

20.
Lungo il Fiume (1992) as Cinematographer
A meditative look at the Po river and man's impact on its health and beauty.
21.
Lunga Vita alla Signora! (1987) as Cinematographer
A boy's experiences during one night of work is used as a metaphor for the disillusionment of growing up.
22.
Milano '83 (1983) as Cinematographer
23.
Albero degli zoccoli, L' (1978) as Director Of Photography
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 child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. the boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy other. What can they do?
24.
Circostanza, La (1974) as Cinematographer
25.
Durante l'estate (1971) as Cinematographer

Writer (feature film)

26.
One Hundred Nails (2007)
A university professor becomes the subject of an unpleasant investigation. Deciding to leave everything behind him, he relocates to the country and moves into an old farmhouse where the locals become his friends.
27.
Tickets (2005)
Three interwoven stories that take place during a journey from Central Europe to Rome. The characters connect through casual encounters and set forth a story of love, chance and sacrifice. One older businessman finds solace and a new insight into life when he is forced to wait at the train station d
28.
Profession of Arms, The (2001) as Screenwriter
Set in medieval times, the story follows a knight skilled in the art of battle.
29.
Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994) as Screenwriter
Shot for Italian television, the first episode of a twenty-episode adaptation of the Bible's Old Testament in which an old nomadic sage recounts the creation story and the flood to his eager grandson and other silent listeners gathered around a campfire.
30.
Il Segreto del Boscho Vecchio (1993) as Screenwriter
An ecological fable. A colonel retires to a forest he inherits, where he shares the land with a magpie, a squirrel and the wind.
31.
Lungo il Fiume (1992) as Screenwriter
A meditative look at the Po river and man's impact on its health and beauty.
32.
Kalkstein (1992) as Screenwriter
A man who had joined the clergy because of his inability to succeed in any endeavor leaves behind an enduring legacy.
33.
Leggenda del Santo Bevitore, La (1988) as Screenwriter
The story of a Pole who is saved from destitution by a generous stranger and the difficulty he faces in repaying the debt.
34.
Lunga Vita alla Signora! (1987) as Screenwriter
A boy's experiences during one night of work is used as a metaphor for the disillusionment of growing up.
35.
Milano '83 (1983) as Screenwriter
36.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Screenwriter
37.
Albero degli zoccoli, L' (1978) as Screenwriter
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 child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. the boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy other. What can they do?
38.
Circostanza, La (1974) as Screenwriter
39.
Durante l'estate (1971) as Screenwriter
40.
One Fine Day (1969) as Screenwriter
On the day of his big promotion, a middle-aged advertising executive goes on trial for vehicular homicide and then must reassess the meaning of his life.
41.
And There Came a Man (1968) as Screenwriter
42.
The Fiances (1964) as Screenwriter
When he is sent on a job to Sicily, a Milanese welder grows lonely and longs for his fiancee back home.
43.
Il Posto (1961) as Screenwriter
A young man finishes school and heads for Milan, takes his employment tests, and gets a job as a messenger in a large industrial firm, where the promise of stability gives him hope for a future.

Producer (feature film)

44.
Duchess of Langeais, The (2007)
Antoinette is the Duchess of Langeais, a married coquette who frequents the most extravagant balls in 1820's Paris during The Restoration, where hypocrisy and vanity reign. Upon the handsome general Armand de Montriveau's first meeting with her, he realized it was true love. Flattered by his atte
45.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Producer

Editing (feature film)

46.
Lungo il Fiume (1992) as Editor
A meditative look at the Po river and man's impact on its health and beauty.
47.
Leggenda del Santo Bevitore, La (1988) as Editor
The story of a Pole who is saved from destitution by a generous stranger and the difficulty he faces in repaying the debt.
48.
Lunga Vita alla Signora! (1987) as Editor
A boy's experiences during one night of work is used as a metaphor for the disillusionment of growing up.
49.
Milano '83 (1983) as Editor
50.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Editor
51.
Albero degli zoccoli, L' (1978) as Editor
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 child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. the boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy's shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy other. What can they do?
52.
Circostanza, La (1974) as Editor
53.
Durante l'estate (1971) as Editor
54.
One Fine Day (1969) as Editor
On the day of his big promotion, a middle-aged advertising executive goes on trial for vehicular homicide and then must reassess the meaning of his life.

Art Director (feature film)

55.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Art Direction

Costume-Wardrobe (feature film)

56.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Costume Design

Film Production - Main (feature film)

57.
Cammina Cammina (1983) as Photography

Misc. Crew (feature film)

58.
Splendor (1988)
A romantic drama focusing on fifty years in the life of a movie theater.
59.
Splendor (1988)
A romantic drama focusing on fifty years in the life of a movie theater.

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