1951. Italy. Carlo Lizzani. 100 min.
Monday, January 2, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
1951. Italy. Directed by Carlo Lizzani. With Andrea Checchi, Gina Lollobrigida. Lizzani’s drama, based on actual events, tells the story of a group of partisans who attempt to recover some weapons from a factory near Genoa during the Nazi occupation of Northern Italy. Their actions create a dilemma for a group of Italian “Alpini” mountain troops, who must decide between serving their Nazi “allies” or the Italian Resistance. 100 min.