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Rewind to Italy Circa 1952

1) Summary

In Kogonada’s What is neorealism?, he rewinds time to Italy circa 1952 in which he imagines the same film shot by  different producers to compare a clash in sensibility. 508 more words

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Sciuscià (1946)

Italy 93m B&W
Director: Vittorio De Sica; Cast: Franco Interlenghi, Rinaldo Smordoni, Annielo Mele, Bruno Ortenzi, Emilio Cigoli

Purchasing a horse with money they earned from selling stolen goods, two shoeshine boys, Pasquale and Giuseppe end up in a prison for boys. 56 more words


Marriage Italian Style (1964)

I had never seen any of De Sica’s later work and with the quintessential pairing of Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni this seemed like a perfect place to start the journey. 109 more words