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Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 12 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alberto and the kids at the reformatory all lie down on the ground to see the clouds better. They let their imaginations run wild. Alberto takes Ida and Alda to their new home.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 11 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Ricotta can't believe his eyes when Manzi comes to take him back to his inmates. The kids are incredulous, too, and Manzi, having gained their respect, can finally begin teaching.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 10 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alberto Manzi takes an exam, getting a high grade. He takes the opportunity to express his ideas about teaching troubled young people. There's trouble at the reformatory, and Alberto steps in.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 9 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Ida reads the letters Alberto had left for her and is clearly moved. She looks out the window at the empty bench...

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 8 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alberto sleeps on the park bench across from Ida's apartment and then goes to work at the prison, where, once again, it's an uphill battle.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 7 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alberto gets a friend to drive him to where Ida teaches. He recognizes her right away as the kids come out of the school.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 6 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Manzi isn't getting anywhere with the kids at the reformatory. He talks to the director, and then goes to the Board of Education, too, to complain.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 5 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alberto's friend, Eugenio, is ready to call it quits when it comes to teaching. Alberto is convinced that kids are the future, but even though he made some headway with the kids at the reformatory his first day, there are still huge obstacles.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 4 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Will Alberto Manzi be up to the task of dealing with these rough, incarcerated boys? On his off-hours, Alberto goes to see the parish priest about a missing person.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 3 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Manzi goes to the reform school for his first day of teaching and finds out all the things he will or won't be able to do.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 2 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

In Italy, at least in the past, the process of distributing teaching jobs was a real jungle, as you will see. The list, assembled by a complicated point system, involving test scores, experience, seniority, etc, was what would determine whether an aspiring teacher would have a job that year or not. Alberto Manzi knows he is qualified, but gets an unpleasant surprise at the education office.

Non è mai troppo tardi - EP1 - Part 1 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

People seem to think Alberto is a bit nuts. He's about to go on live TV, and people around him hope he doesn't botch it. The name of the TV show is Non è mai troppo tardi (it's never too late). What's implied in the title is that it's never to late to learn to read and write. In Italian, a person who never learned to read or write is called analfabeta.

L'Oriana - film - Part 27 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Lisa and Oriana spend some moments together for the last time. Lisa asks a final question and gets an answer that greatly affects both of them emotionally.

L'Oriana - film - Part 26 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Back in Florence, Oriana has a conversation with her doctor about her condition. Lisa goes to see at her house her and tells her what she's been up to.

L'Oriana - film - Part 25 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Soon after the 9/11 attack on the Twin Towers in New York City, where Oriana happens to be living, she breaks her self-imposed silence and writes an article for the Milanese newspaper Corriere della Sera.

L'Oriana - film - Part 24 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Lisa finally feels comfortable leaving Oriana at the hospital and goes back to the house to watch some interviews with the journalist.

L'Oriana - film - Part 23 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Despite huge obstacles, Oriana finally manages to interview Ayatollah Khomeini. The controversial encounter contributed to making Oriana Fallaci worldwide famous.

L'Oriana - film - Part 22 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Oriana tells Lisa about finishing her book, Un uomo (a man), and promoting it, especially in non-democratic countries. She travels to Iran in 1979 to interview the new leader, Ayatollah Khomeini, and to talk to someone who wants to translate her book.

L'Oriana - film - Part 21 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alekos figures out how to obtain some important evidence against the government, and discusses things with Oriana on the way to the airport, where she'll take a flight back to Italy.

L'Oriana - film - Part 20 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Elections are held, and Panagulis becomes a member of parliament. He then has to testify at an important trial for the crimes of the junta.

L'Oriana - film - Part 19 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

After her miscarriage, Oriana goes to work in the Milan office, far from Panagulis. But then she gets some news about Greece that spurs her to action.

L'Oriana - film - Part 18 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Oriana is having to deal with some major changes in her life that will have a long-lasting effect on her.

L'Oriana - film - Part 17 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alekos is having a hard time convincing others of his ideas. Oriana is under pressure from her boss. There is a lot of tension.

L'Oriana - film - Part 16 View Series View This Episode

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Italy

Alekos and Oriana have a romantic moment but he is always thinking about his battle against the government. Oriana has her own ideas about how to run a successful resistance.

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