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Title The garden of the Finzi-Continis / Sony Pictures Classics ; from Cinema 5 ; adaptation and screenplay by Ugo Pirro, Vittorio Bonicelli ; produced by Gianni Hecht Lucari for Documento Film and Arthur Cohn ; directed by Vittorio De Sica.
Imprint [Burbank, CA] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2001]

Series Sony Pictures classics
Sony Pictures classics.
Subject Bassani, Giorgio, 1916-2000. -- Film adaptations.
Jewish families -- Italy -- Drama.
Jews -- Italy -- Drama.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Italy -- Drama.
Alt Name De Sica, Vittorio, 1901-1974.
Lucari, Gianni Hecht.
Cohn, Arthur, 1928-
Pirro, Ugo.
Bonicelli, Vittorio.
Capolicchio, Lino, 1943-
Sanda, Dominique, 1948-
Testi, Fabio, 1941-
Valli, Romolo, 1925-1980.
Berger, Helmut, 1944-
De Sica, Manuel.
Bassani, Giorgio, 1916-2000. Giardino dei Finzi-Contini.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Cinema 5.
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Add Title Giardino dei Finzi-Contini
Description 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Italy naf
polychrome rdacc
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Note Italian language soundtrack with yellow English subtitles ; credits in English ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast Lino Capolicchio, Dominique Sanda, Fabio Testi, Romolo Valli, Helmut Berger.
Credits Director of photography, Ennio Guarnieri ; editor, Adriana Novelli ; music, Manuel De Sica.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1970.
Based on the novel of the same title by Giorgio Bassani.
Special features include: Bonus trailers ; filmographies.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary Set in Italy in 1938, when Mussolini's anti-Semitic edicts began to isolate the Jews from their communities. Among them were the Finzi-Continis, an aristocratic Jewish family forced for the first time to acknowledge the world beyond its fenced garden.
ISBN 0767863992
ISBN/ISSN 043396062016
Publisher # 06201 Columbia TriStar Home Video
OCLC # 47667637

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