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Title Roma, città aperta [videorecording] = Rome open city / Minerva Film presenta ; una produzione Excelsa Film ; soggetto di Sergio Amidei ; regia di Roberto Rossellini ; sceneggiatura e dialoghi di S. Amidei, con la collaborazione di F. Fellini.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2009]

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Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy ; [1]
The Criterion collection ; 497
The Criterion collection ; 500
Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy ; [1].
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 497.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 500.
Note Originally released as an Italian motion picture in 1945.
Special features: Video introduction by Roberto Rossellini (from 1963); audio commentary featuring film scholar Peter Bondanella; Once upon a time-- Rome open city (2006 documentary); video interview with Rossellini scholar Adriano Aprà; Rossellini and the city (visual essay by film scholar Mark Shiel); video interview with film critic and Rossellini friend Father Virgilio Fantuzzi.
Credits Photography, Ubaldo Arata ; editing, Eraldo da Roma ; music, Renzo Rossellini.
Cast Aldo Fabrizi, Anna Magnani, Marcello Pagliero, Vito Annicchiarico, Nando Bruno, Harry Feist, Giovanna Galletti, Francesco Grandjacquet, Maria Michi, Carla Rovere.
Summary When the Nazis occupied Rome, a brave few fought against it. An underground agent who is cornered by the Germans in a certain quarter of Rome flees the Germans. In the course of his flight he imperils his resistance friends.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Italian and German dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Italy -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy -- Rome -- Drama.
Italy -- History -- German occupation, 1943-1945 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
War films
Motion pictures, Italian.
Added Author Amidei, Sergio Screenwriter.
Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977 Director.
Fellini, Federico Screenwriter.
Fabrizi, Aldo, 1905-1990 Actor.
Magnani, Anna, 1908-1973. Actor.
Pagliero, Marcello, 1907-1980. Actor.
Annicchiarico, Vito
Bruno, Nando, 1895-1963
Feist, Harry
Galletti, Giovanna, 1916-1992
Grandjacquet, Francesco
Michi, Maria.
Rovere, Carla.
Rossellini, Renzo, 1908-1982
Arata, Ubaldo, 1895-1967.
Bondanella, Peter E., 1943-
Aprà, Adriano
Shiel, Mark.
Fantuzzi, Virgilio, 1937-
Quandt, James, 1956-
Bignardi, Irene
MacCabe, Colin.
Rosenbaum, Jonathan.
Minerva film, A/S
Excelsa Film (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Cinecittà Luce
Added Title Città aperta
Note Title on container: Rome open city
Also known as: Open city
ISBN 9781604652192
1604652195
9781604652161 (set)
1604652160 (set)
Standard No. 715515051316 set container
Music No. CC1845D Criterion Collection
CC1844D Criterion Collection (set)

 
    
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