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Title Europe '51 / Janus Films ; a Ponti-De Laurentiis film ; produced and directed by Roberto Rossellini ; written for the screen by Roberto Rossellini, Sandro de Feo, Mario Pannunzio, Ivo Perilli, Brunello Rondi.

Publication Info. [New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult DVD  DVD EUROPE    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - DVDs  NEW DVD E DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
Edition Two DVD special edition.
Description 2 DVD videos (227 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in..
digital optical Dolby Digital 1.0 rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Series The Criterion collection ; 674
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 672.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 674.
System Details DVD; 1.37:1 aspect ratio presentation; Dolby Digital; Region 1, NTSC; monaural.
Note Issued as part of 3-film set with Stromboli and Journey to Italy : 3 films by Roberto Rossellini starring Ingrid Bergman.
Cast Ingrid Bergman, Alexander Knox, Ettore Giannini, Giulietta Masina, Teresa Pellati, Marcella Rovena, Tina Perna, Sandro Franchina, Maria Zanoli, Silvana Veronese, William Tubbs, Alberto Plebani, Eleonora Barracco, Alfonso Di Stefano, Alfred Browne, [Antonio Pietrangeli].
Credits From an original story by Roberto Rossellini ; director of photography, Aldo Tonti ; music composed and directed by Renzo Rossellini ; sets and decorations, Virgilio Marchi, Ferdinando Ruffo ; film editor, Iolanda Benvenuti, Sandro Corbo ; costumes designed by Fernanda Gattinoni.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1952.
Contents disc 1. Europe '51 (English-language version ; 109 min.) -- disc 2. Europa '51 (Italian-language version ; 118 min.).
Summary Ingrid Bergman plays a wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite racked by guilt over the shocking death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city's poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity.
Note Special features: Disc 1: New 2K digital restoration of the English-language version; Introduction by Roberto Rossellini; Adriano Aprà (new interview with film critic Adriano Aprà); Ingrid and Isabella Rossellini (new interview with Rossellini and actress Ingrid Bergman's daughters, Ingrid Rossellini and Isabella Rossellini); My dad is 100 years old (a 2005 short film directed by Guy Maddin and starring Isabella Rossellini). Disc 2: New high-definition digital restoration of the Italian-language version, Europa '51; Elena Dagrada version comparison (new interview with film historian Elena Dagrada on the different versions of the film); The chicken (a 1952 short film directed by Rossellini and starring Berman); G. Fiorella Mariani interview (new interview with G. Fiorella Mariani, Rosellini's niece, featuring Bergman's home movies); New English subtitle translation.
Language English and Italian dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Families -- Drama.
Grief -- Drama.
Added Author Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977, film producer, film director, screenwriter.
Ponti, Carlo, 1912-2007, film producer.
De Laurentiis, Dino, film producer.
De Feo, Sandro, screenwriter.
Pannunzio, Mario, 1910-1968, screenwriter.
Perilli, Ivo, 1902-1994, screenwriter.
Rondi, Brunello, screenwriter.
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982, actor.
Knox, Alexander, actor.
Giannini, Ettore, 1912-1990, actor.
Masina, Giulietta, actor.
Pellati, Teresa, 1929- actor.
Rovena, Marcella, 1908-1998, actor.
Perna, Tina, actor.
Franchina, Sandro, 1939-1998, actor.
Zanoli, Maria, 1896-1977, actor.
Veronese, Silvana, actor.
Tubbs, William, 1909-1953, actor.
Plebani, Alberto, 1926- actor.
Barracco, Eleonora, actor.
Di Stefano, Alfonso, actor.
Browne, Alfred, c.1897-1978, actor.
Pietrangeli, Antonio, 1919-1968, actor.
Tonti, Aldo, 1910-1988, director of photography.
Rossellini, Renzo, 1908-1982, composer (expression)
Marchi, Virgilio, 1895-1960, set decorator.
Ruffo, Ferdinando, set decorator.
Benvenuti, Jolanda, editor of moving image work.
Corbo, Sandro, editor of moving image work.
Gattinoni, Fernanda, 1907-2002, costume designer.
Aprà, Adriano, interviewee (expression)
Rossellini, Isabella, interviewee (expression), actor.
Rossellini, Ingrid, interviewee (expression)
Maddin, Guy, 1956- film director.
Dagrada, Elena, interviewee (expression)
Mariani, Fiorella, interviewee (expression)
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title 3 films by Roberto Rossellini starring Ingrid Bergman
Three films by Roberto Rossellini starring Ingrid Bergman
Europa '51 (Motion picture)
My dad is 100 years old.
My dad is one hundred years old.
ISBN 9781604657494 (Rossellini Bergman 3-film set)
1604657499 (Rossellini Bergman 3-film set)
Standard No. 715515108119
Music No. CC2286D The Criterion Collection (set)
CC2288D The Criterion Collection
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