Posts tagged ‘Italian Neorealism’
Il Posto (The Job/The Sound of Trumpets). 1961. Italy. Directed by Ermanno Olmi
These notes accompany screenings of Ermanno Olmi’s Il Posto on September 25, 26, and 27 in Theater 3.
Ermanno Olmi, now 82, made some three-dozen short documentary films (many for the electric company in Milan) before Il Posto Read more
Salvatore Giuliano. 1961. Italy. Directed by Francesco Rosi
These notes accompany screenings of Francesco Rosi’s Salvatore Giuliano on September 3, 4, and 5 in Theater 3.
Francesco Rosi will celebrate his 91st birthday on November 15. His birth, in Naples, came only a few weeks after Mussolini’s train ride in 1922, famously heralded as his “March on Rome.” Read more
These notes accompany screenings of Michelangelo Antonioni’s
Il Grido. 1957. Italy. Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni
Il Grido on May 8, 9, and 10 in Theater 2.
Il Grido (The Cry) catches Michelangelo Antonioni (1912–2007) in transition from his Neorealist roots to his more personal, despairing vision. Read more
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