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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]
Aviana Alaïs Angélique AdellLagerarbeiterin [BP]
Daniela FedkeLagerarbeiterin [BP]
Margarita Lucia KraussSoldatin beim Kinder Abendessen [BP]
Gunther Pfanzellerdeutscher Soldat [BP]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
director of photographyTonino Delli Colli
casting directorShaila Rubin
costume designerDanilo Donati
directorRoberto Benigni
editorSimona Paggi
composerNicola Piovani
producerGianluigi Braschi
producerElda Ferri
production designerDanilo Donati
screenwriterRoberto Benigni
screenwriterVincenzo Cerami

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