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La vita è bella = Life is beautiful

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La vita è bella = Life is beautiful
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Call NumberVideos L
Dates[2005]; ©2005
Statement of ResponsibilityAlliance Films release of a Miramax Films and Mario & Vittorio Cecchi Gori presention of a Melampo Cinematografica production ; directed by Roberto Benigni.
Creators & ContributorsBenigni, Roberto (performer)
Braschi, Nicoletta (performer)
Benigni, Roberto (director)
Ferri, Elda (producer)
Braschi, Gianluigi (producer)
Miramax Films (contributor)
Alliance Films (contributor)
Mario & Vittorio Cecchi Gori (Firm) (contributor)
Melampo cinematografica (contributor)
SummaryGuido - a charming but bumbling waiter who's gifted with a colorful imagination and an irresistible sense of humor - has won the heart of the woman he loves and created a beautiful life for his young family. But hen, that life is threatened by the Second World War... and Guido must rely on those very same strengths to save his beloved wife and son from an unthinkable fate! —Container
Physical Description 1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
Carrier Typevideodisc (DVD)
LanguageItalian, English, French, Optional subtitles in French and English for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Publisher[California] : Miramax Film Corp.
Distributor[Montréal] : Alliance Films
  • Originally produced in Italy in 1997 as a motion picture under title: La vita è bella;
  • Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation;
  • Director, Roberto Benigni; story and screenplay by Vincenzo Cerami and Roberto Benigni; line producer, Mario Cotone; producers, Elda Ferri and Gianluigi Braschi;
  • Dolby digital surround 5.1 (Italian), Dolby digital surround 2.0 (English & French);
  • Nominated for 7 Academy Awards - winning 3 Oscars including one for Best Actor Roberto Benigni —Container
AudienceCanadian Home Video rating : PG