La Vita è Bella (20-Dec-1997)
Original Title: Life is Beautiful
Director: Roberto Benigni
Writers: Vincenzo Cerami; Roberto Benigni
Keywords: Drama, Comedy, Holocaust, WWII, Nazis
The father of a 5-year-old Italian boy in a Nazi concentration camp shields the horrors of the holocaust from his son by considering life in the camp a complex game, the winner receiving a military tank and losers sent home. Won Oscars for Best Actor, Best Foreign Language Film, and Best Dramatic Score; received additional nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Editing. Won the Grand Prix at Cannes.
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