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Title Le amiche / a film by Michelangelo Antonioni.

Published Spain : ERA Cinematographica : Eureka Entertainment [distributor], 2011.


Location Call No. Status
Edition Special dual format ed.
Physical description 1 DVD-video (106 minutes) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 Blu-ray disc (4 3/4 in) + 1 booklet (25 pages).
Series Master of cinema series ; #18.
Masters of cinema series ; no. 18.
Notes Loosely based on the story "Tra donne sole" by Cesare Pavese.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Credits Screenwriters, Michelangelo Antonioni, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Alba De Cespedes ; producer, Giovanni Addessi. ; editor, Eraldo Da Roma ; cinematography, Gianni Di Venanzo ; music, Giovanni Fusco.
Performers Eleonora Rossi Drago, Gabriele Ferzetti, Franco Fabrizi, Valentina Cortese, Yvonne Furneaux.
Summary The story of Rosette, a girl from a wealthy family, who attempts suicide. From the attempted suicide, she goes on to meet a group of women who she will become friends with--Clelia, Nene, and Navy. The film shows how various experiences in their lives bring about changes in their relationship. It describes the life experiences these friends have, from a suicide to the finding of a new love to a separation to a marriage.
System notes DVD: Region 2; Mono ; 1.37:1 original aspect ratio.
Blu-ray disc: Region B ; 1080 p AVC encode ; DTS-HD master audio.
Language notes In Italian with optional English subtitles.
Other author Antonioni, Michelangelo, director, screenwriter.
Addessi, Giovanni, producer.
Cecchi d'Amico, Suso, screenwriter.
De C├ęspedes, Alba, 1911-1997, screenwriter.
Rossi-Drago, Eleonora, 1925-2007, actor.
Ferzetti, Gabriele, 1925-2015, actor.
Fabrizi, Franco, 1926-1995, actor.
Cortese, Valentina, actor.
Furneaux, Yvonne, 1928- actor.
Pavese, Cesare. Tra donne sole, bibliographic antecedent.
Subject Female friendship -- Italy -- Drama.
Young women -- Italy -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Italy -- Drama.
Adultery -- Italy -- Drama.
Rich people -- Italy -- Drama.
Married people -- Italy -- Drama.
Suicidal behavior -- Italy -- Drama.
Feature films.
Feature films -- Italy.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Variant Title Girlfriends.
Standard Number 5060000700305
Publisher Number EKA70030 Eureka