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La vita é bella

  • Das Leben ist schön (German title)
Feature Film | 1997 | Drama | Italy

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Roberto BenigniGuido [L]Joachim Tennstedt
Nicoletta BraschiDora [L]Susanna Bonaséwicz
Giorgio CantariniJoshua [L]
Giustino DuranoUncle Eliseo [SR]Hermann Ebeling
Horst BuchholzDoctor Lessing [SR]
 Verena BurattiLageraufseherin [SR]
 Hannes HellmannGerman Corporal [SR]
Laura Susanne RuedebergLagerarbeiterin [SR]
Richard Sammeldeutscher Leutnant [SR]
Reinhard Zichdeutscher Nazioffizier [SR]

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Camera Departmentdirector of photographyTonino Delli Colli
Castingcasting directorShaila Rubin
Costume Departmentcostume designerDanilo Donati
Director's DepartmentdirectorRoberto Benigni
EditingeditorSimona Paggi
MusiccomposerNicola Piovani
ProducerproducerGianluigi Braschi
ProducerproducerElda Ferri
Production Designproduction designerDanilo Donati
ScreenplayscreenwriterRoberto Benigni

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Roberto Benigni1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best DirectorNominated
Nicola Piovani1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Music, Original Dramatic ScoreWinner
Simona Paggi1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Film EditingNominated
Roberto Benigni1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Actor in a Leading RoleWinner
Roberto Benigni1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for theNominated
Vincenzo Cerami1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for theNominated
Elda Ferri1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best PictureNominated
Gianluigi Braschi1999Academy Awards (Oscar) [us]Best PictureNominated

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 12.11.1998