Jane eyre is a 1996 american, british, french and italian romantic epic and dramatic feature film adaptation of charlotte brontes 1847 novel jane eyre. Franco zeffirelli primary author only author division. With william hurt, charlotte gainsbourg, anna paquin, nic knight. Reed fiona shaw, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. Romeo wears a mask to disguise himself so he may enter his fathers enemys ball. Romeo and juliet, american film drama, released in 1968, that was an adaptation of william shakespeares famous tragedy of the same name.
If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Romeo and juliet film by zeffirelli 1968 britannica. If a virtual private party is more your thing, go here for details. Jun 15, 2019 franco zeffirelli, the film and opera director acclaimed for movies such as romeo and juliet, has died aged 96.
Jane eyre 1996 tea with mussolini 1999 callas forever 2002 bibliography. Complete works is a musthave book for anyone who has beem moved by the works of the master. Franco zeffirelli franco zeffirelli born 1923 is best know for his extravagantly staged operas and films that bring the classics to the masses. Charlotte gainsbourg plays the titular character from the 1847 novel by charlotte bronte.
Jun 18, 2008 franco zeffirelli interview 1996 duration. Italian director franco zeffirelli, who received his first oscar nomination in 1969 for romeo and juliet 1968, went on to direct classics such. Diverging interpretations of charlotte brontes jane eyre 1847. Gian franco corsi zeffirelli kbe, grande ufficiale omri 12 february 1923 15 june 2019, commonly known as franco zeffirelli italian pronunciation. His romeo and juliet was noted for its use of teenage actors in the title roles. After world war ii, zeffirelli launched a career designing, costuming, and directing operas, a field of entertainment to which hed return periodically throughout his life and which led to his first directorial credit, the. Ruth wilson, toby stephens, lorraine ashbourne, pam ferris, susanna white, sandy welch, diederick santer. The zeffirelli collection then continues with the section dedicated to cinema. Jane eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, mrs. Franco zeffirelli, the film and opera director acclaimed for movies such as romeo and juliet, has died aged 96. Actress anna paquin in franco zeffirelli s jane eyre moviephoto measures 10 x 8inches. Charlotte gainsbourg gave a sweet performance, but it wasnt jane eyre. Director franco zeffirelli, as well known for directing operas as films like romeo and juliet and endless love, is certainly familiar with. Josephine serre, anna paquin, nic knight, nicola howard, sasha graff, fiona shaw, john wood, geraldine chaplin, amanda root, leanne rowe, charlotte gainsbourg, richard warwick, judith parker, joan plowright, josphine serre, billie whitelaw directed by.
Franco zeffirellis 1990 production, starring alan bates, glenn close, and mel gibson. Although zeffirelli is openly gay and has frankly discussed his sexuality in his autobiography, he is nonetheless somewhat paradoxical in this regard. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. Gianfranco corsi zeffirelli, mais conhecido como franco zeffirelli. Once again earning critical kudos, zeffirelli nonetheless stepped away from the camera for a spell. Image by fondazione zeffirellipressphoto foto mogginew press photo. Franco zeffirelli biography childhood, life achievements. Dec 05, 2011 hamlet franco zeffirelli, 1990 extrait 2 patrick peccatte. Zeffirelli then chose charlotte brontes 1847 novel, jane eyre for his next project.
Based on one of the bestloved and most widely read english novels, jane eyre, starring academy award winner william hurt as the proud and passionate rochester and charlotte gainsbourg as the resilient governess jane, is a compelling new version of charlotte brontes masterpiece, directed by franco zeffirelli. Drama romantiek film geregisseerd door franco zeffirelli. Jane eyre subtitles srt file is movie with the following synopsis jane eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, mrs. Franco zeffirelli is currently considered a single author.
Overall, i get what zeffirelli was doing with the long drawn out shots but there was something off about it. This hollywood version, directed by franco zeffirelli, is similar to the original novel, although it compresses and eliminates most of the plot in the last quarter of the book the running away, the trials and tribulations, new found relations. Josephine serre, anna paquin, nic knight, nicola howard, sasha graff, fiona shaw, john wood, geraldine chaplin, amanda root, leanne rowe, charlotte gainsbourg, richard warwick, judith parker, joan plowright, josphine serre, billie whitelaw dirigida por. This hollywood version, directed by franco zeffirelli, is similar to the original.
Olivia hussey speaks about franco zeffirelli and danilo donati duration. Jane eyre anna paquin and charlotte gainsbourg is an orphan. Director franco zeffirelli and charlotte gainsbourg on location jane eyre. Franco zeffirelli was born on february 12, 1923 in florence, tuscany, italy as gian franco corsi zeffirelli. Franco zeffirelli biography and filmography franco. Tea with zeffirelli even as he turns 80, franco zeffirelli doesnt plan to rest on his many laurels.
Jane eyre anna paquin and charlotte gainsbourg is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, mrs. He was elected to the italian senate in 1994 and 1996 representing catania, sicily. Charlotte gainsbourg, william hurt, anna paquin, e. The film, also named jane eyre, is an american, british, french and italian romantic epic and was mostly filmed at haddon hall, bakewell, derbyshire, uk. There she learns to become a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside of the school. There she learns to be come a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. A museum dedicated to acclaimed director franco zeffirelli opens in. Watch jane eyre full hd online directed by franco zeffirelli. Directed by franco zeffirelli, it is often lauded as the best take on the oftfilmed classic.
While some claim that he oversimplifies the classics, zeffirelli feels that he popularizes them instead. Even more suggestive are zeffirellis costume sketches, set designs, and technical drawings, which reveal the artists mind through the artists hand. Upgrade to a letterboxd pro account to add your favorite services to this listincluding any service and country pair listed on justwatchand to enable oneclick filtering by all your favorites powered by justwatch. There she learns to become a teacher and eventually seeks employment outside the school. Upcoming, new, and past franco zeffirelli movies, tv shows, tv movies, appearances, specials, and more plus, a biography, news, awards, and nominations. The new jane eyre has been directed and cowritten by franco zeffirelli, the italian director of films and opera who is drawn to english literature. Franco zeffirelli 1923 biography on film reference. Zeffirelli followed up with callas forever 2002, a biographical drama detailing the life of his friend, opera legend maria callas fanny ardant. He was also a senator from 1994 until 2001 for the italian centreright forza italia party some of his operatic designs and productions have. Until this version of shakespeares tragic romance, the actors who. A famous director franco zeffirelli and bigname cast william hurt, charlotte gainsbourg, joan plowright, anna paquin, etc. To start the process of cataloging productions of hamlet, i figured id start with the first film version i saw.
Zeffirelli had his first successes as assistant to the director luchino visconti visconti, luchino. Zeffirelli had his first successes as assistant to the director luchino visconti visconti, luchino, 190676, italian film director and writer, b. The screenplay, by zeffirelli and hugh whitmore, remains relatively faithful to the original story, beginning with a condensed look at the troubled childhood of young jane anna paquin and her mistreatment by a cruel aunt. Jun 15, 2019 italian director franco zeffirelli, who received his first oscar nomination in 1969 for romeo and juliet 1968, went on to direct classics such as the champ 1979, hamlet 1990, jane eyre 1996. In turandot, love conquers all, including franco zeffirelli, whose vintage, 1987 staging of giacomo puccinis final opera is an idealized fairytale china in the age of fables.
Franco zeffirelli e um diretor, roteirista italiano. Zeffirellis vintage turandot at the metropolitan opera by courtney smith, 07 november 2015 in turandot, love conquers all, including franco zeffirelli, whose vintage, 1987 staging of giacomo puccinis final opera is an idealized fairytale china in the age of fables. The first two of those films were bursting with life and color. Join a live hosted trivia game for your favorite pub trivia experience done virtually. He died after a long illness that had grown worse in recent months, italian media. However, hurt is not a believable rochester, and the script omits or changes some vital scenes while adding trite dialogue. Actress anna paquin in franco zeffirellis jane eyre moviephoto measures 10 x 8inches. Zeffirelli, franco article about zeffirelli, franco by the.
Franco zeffirelli filmography filmography moviefone. Franco zeffirellis romeo and juliet lisas history room. Hamlet franco zeffirelli, 1990 extrait 2 patrick peccatte. Franco zeffirelli, the film and opera director acclaimed for movies such. With two new projects in britain this year and a new film, hes far too busy. Director franco zeffirelli, 94, is accused of molesting an actor decades ago. Jan 11, 2018 director franco zeffirelli, 94, is accused of molesting an actor decades ago. Sadly, i felt no chemistry between jane and rochester, but have yet to decide if that was the directing or acting. Franco zeffirelli article about franco zeffirelli by the. What made jane eyre work so well as a novel by charlotte bronte. Director franco zeffirelli, 94, accused of molesting actor in.
Met william hurt, charlotte gainsbourg en anna paquin. Began career in theater in 1949 as a set designer for the first italian production of a streetcar named desire under the direction of luchino viconti. Romeo is played by leonard whiting in franco zeffirellis masterpiece film, romeo and juliet, made in 1968 with olivia hussey starring as juliet. Director franco zeffirelli, 94, accused of molesting actor. Franco zeffirelli, italian director, designer, and producer of opera, theater, motion pictures, and television, noted for the authentic details and grand scale of his opera productions and for his film adaptations of shakespeare. Find similar and related movies for jane eyre 1996 franco zeffirelli on allmovie. Both a monument to an artistic genius and a magnificent piece of bookmaking, franco zeffirelli. Jane eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt.
Zeffirelli, franco article about zeffirelli, franco by. Zeffirelli has also brought classics such as romeo and juliet 1968, hamlet 1990 and jane eyre 1996 to the silver screen so that the average moviegoer can understand them. I would recommend buying from here, my dvd is in perfect condition also it arrived earlier than. The great shakespearean transpositions such as the taming of the shrew with richard burton and elizabeth taylor and romeo and juliet with the young leonard whiting and olivia hussey open the path to cinema the testimonies of great successes such as brother sun sister moon and jesus of nazareth in the 70s continue. Anna paquin, charlotte gainsbourg, william hurt, franco zeffirelli. Director franco zeffirelli stresses emotional realism over gothic chills in this restrained adaptation of charlotte brontes classic. Play sporcle s virtual live trivia to have fun, connect with people, and get your trivia on. Italian director franco zeffirelli started out as an actor in the stage productions of luchino visconti, then worked as an assistant on several viscontidirected films. Her advertisement is answered by the housekeeper of thornfield hall, mrs. If you are new to jane eyre or a seasoned fan who is looking for a great film adaptation, the one by far the best in terms of accuracy, passionate portrayal of characters, beautiful original dialogue, great chemistry between the main characters, and satisfying length is the 1983 miniseries with timothy dalton and zelah clarke you just have to. Franco zeffirelli and john tooley on tosca 1964, the guardian london, 23 july 2012 on. I saw this film during its theatrical release, which would have made me 16 or 17. Zeffirelli envisioned puccinis tenth opera counting il trittico as one work as a stylishlygrand affair, a tableau that adores static chinoiserie, perfectlytailored to the gaping metropolitan opera stage.1309 375 732 791 235 468 1292 1560 1239 196 1314 1441 1017 549 277 979 697 619 814 223 812 410 1189 377 415 14 861 715 1133 929 1473 790 442 746 1110 607 843 538 607 1003 940 282 1231 172 98