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The Resource Gomorra, una produzione Fandango in collaborazione con with Rai Cinema ; in collaborazione con SKY ; un film di Matteo Garrone ; prodotto da Domenico Procacci ; sceneggiatura, Maurizio Braucci ... [et al.] ; [directed by] Matteo Garrone, (videorecording)

Gomorra, una produzione Fandango in collaborazione con with Rai Cinema ; in collaborazione con SKY ; un film di Matteo Garrone ; prodotto da Domenico Procacci ; sceneggiatura, Maurizio Braucci ... [et al.] ; [directed by] Matteo Garrone, (videorecording)

Label
Gomorra
Title
Gomorra
Statement of responsibility
una produzione Fandango in collaborazione con with Rai Cinema ; in collaborazione con SKY ; un film di Matteo Garrone ; prodotto da Domenico Procacci ; sceneggiatura, Maurizio Braucci ... [et al.] ; [directed by] Matteo Garrone
Title variation
Gomorrah
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
Don Ciro is a timid middleman, who distributes money to the families of imprisoned clan members. One day he is ambushed by two angry clan members with an obvious grudge against their fellows. He later offers to defect to their side and leads them to the location where he is given the money for distribution. Totò is a 13-year-old grocery delivery boy who observes some drug dealers ditching some drugs and a gun when running from the police. He returns the items to the gang, who take him in. When a gang member is killed in a drive-by, they decide to exact retribution on Maria, whose son has joined a secessionist gang. Roberto is a graduate who works in toxic waste management. His boss, Franco, illegally dumps the waste in disused mines. During an operation, a drum of toxic chemicals is accidentally spilt on a driver and Franco refuses to call an ambulance. Pasquale is a haute couture tailor who takes a night-job training Chinese garment workers. His secret work is discovered nonetheless, and on a ride home two gunmen on a scooter open fire on the car. Marco and Ciro are two cocky wannabe gangsters who spy Camorra gangsters hiding a stash of weapons and decide to steal the weapons. The angry gangsters find them and threaten to kill them if they don't return the weapons within a day. Later, they are ambushed and killed
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Marco Onorato ; editor, Marco Spoletini
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Italian dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G66 2009
PerformerNote
Toni Servillo, Salvatore Abruzzese, Gianfelice Imparato, Maria Nazionale, Salvatore Cantalupo, Gigio Morra, Marco Macor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1968-
  • 1969-
  • 1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Procacci, Domenico
  • Garrone, Matteo
  • Braucci, Maurizio
  • Servillo, Toni
  • Abruzzese, Salvatore
  • Imparato, Gianfelice
  • Nazionale, Maria
  • Cantalupo, Salvatore
  • Morra, Gigio
  • Macor, Marco
  • Saviano, Roberto
  • Fandango (Firm)
  • RAI Cinema (Firm)
  • Sky (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
137
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
493
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saviano, Roberto
  • Gangsters
  • Criminal behavior
  • Drug dealers
  • Drive-by shootings
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Tailors
  • Firearms theft
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Gomorra, una produzione Fandango in collaborazione con with Rai Cinema ; in collaborazione con SKY ; un film di Matteo Garrone ; prodotto da Domenico Procacci ; sceneggiatura, Maurizio Braucci ... [et al.] ; [directed by] Matteo Garrone, (videorecording)
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Roberto Saviano
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: New High-Definition transfer, supervised and approved by director Matteo Garrone; "Five stories:" a 60-minute documentary on the making of Gomorrah; new video interviews with Garrone and actor Toni Servillo; interviews with writer Roberto Saviano and actors Gianfelice Imparato and Salvatore Cantalupo; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; includes a booklet featuring an essay by critic Chuck Stephens
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn432086461
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604652239
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515051712
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1851D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)432086461
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gomorra, una produzione Fandango in collaborazione con with Rai Cinema ; in collaborazione con SKY ; un film di Matteo Garrone ; prodotto da Domenico Procacci ; sceneggiatura, Maurizio Braucci ... [et al.] ; [directed by] Matteo Garrone, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • From the book by Roberto Saviano
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: New High-Definition transfer, supervised and approved by director Matteo Garrone; "Five stories:" a 60-minute documentary on the making of Gomorrah; new video interviews with Garrone and actor Toni Servillo; interviews with writer Roberto Saviano and actors Gianfelice Imparato and Salvatore Cantalupo; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; includes a booklet featuring an essay by critic Chuck Stephens
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn432086461
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (137 min.)
Isbn
9781604652239
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515051712
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1851D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)432086461
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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