• The Man of the Cross

    1943. Roberto Rossellini. 77 min.

Friday, December 8, 2006, 3:15 p.m.

Theater 3 (The Celeste Bartos Theater), mezzanine, The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building

  • The Man of the Cross

    1943. Roberto Rossellini. Screenplay by Rossellini, Asvro Gravelli. With Alberto Tavazzi, Roswitha Schmidt. Dedicated to "the heroic chaplains fallen among the Godless in barbaric lands," this last of the three features Rossellini made during WWII is based on an incident on the Russian front. Father Reginaldo Giuliani, an Italian army chaplain, tends to a wounded soldier and takes shelter on a farm along with soldiers, Russian peasants, and a Soviet commissar. In Italian, English subtitles. 77 min.

In the Film exhibition Roberto Rossellini

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