Franco Zeffirelli Complete Works

Franco Zeffirelli

Complete Works: Theatre · Opera · Film

(Includes free DVD)
  1. Edited by Caterina Napoleone
  2. Preface by Franco Zeffirelli
  • ISBN 9780500515280
  • 28.00 x 37.50 cm
  • Hardback in slipcase
  • 512pp
  • With over 750 illustrations
  • First published 2010
‘To die for’ – The Financial Times
‘Suitably over-the-top … You sometimes sense you are on another planet while leafing through this tome’ – The Financial Times
‘ … a visual treasure trove’ – The Spectator
There’s something for everyone to admire’ – The Lady

This is the ultimate book on the extraordinary life and work of Franco Zeffirelli.

Produced with the full co-operation of the director and his family and complete with a superb DVD, the book has insights by the writers Matthew Gurewitsch, Masolino d’Amico and Giovanni Gavazzeni, the noted film critic Tullio Kezich and the renowned screenwriter Suso Cecchi d’Amico.

The photographs trace the arc of Zeffirelli’s career in full detail, from the spectacular opera productions of ‘Don Giovanni’ and ‘La Bohème’, to such award-winning films as 'Jesus of Nazareth' and 'Tea with Mussolini'.