Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

Life Is Beautiful

A touching story of an Italian book seller of Jewish ancestry who lives in his own little fairy tale. His creative and happy life would come to an abrupt halt when his entire family is deported to a concentration camp during World War II. While locked up he tries to convince his son that the whole thing is just a game.

Life Is Beautiful Details

Title Life Is Beautiful
Air Date Dec 20, 1997
Runtime 116 Minutes
Genres Comedy, Drama
Cast Roberto Benigni (Guido Orefice), Nicoletta Braschi (Dora), Giorgio Cantarini (Giosué Orefice), Giustino Durano (Eliseo Orefice), Amerigo Fontani (Rodolfo), Sergio Bini Bustric (Ferruccio), Lidia Alfonsi (Signora Guicciardini), Horst Buchholz (Dottore Lessing), Pietro De Silva (Bartolomeo), Marisa Paredes (Madre di Dora), Giuliana Lojodice (Direttrice), Francesco Guzzo (Vittorino), Adelaide Alaïs (German Auxilliary), Verena Buratti (German Auxilliary), Hannes Hellmann (German Corporal), Wolfgang Hillinger (German Major at Party), Antonio Prester (Bruno), Gina Rovere (Dora's Maid), Laura Susanne Ruedeberg (German Auxilliary), Richard Sammel (German Lieutenant at Station), Andrea Tidona (Grand Hotel Doorman), Dirk K. van den Berg (German Soldier), Omero Antonutti (Narrator (voice) (uncredited))