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Author Marcus, Millicent Joy, author.

Title Italian Film in the Light of Neorealism / Millicent Marcus
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1986
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Contents Rossellini's Open city : the founding -- De Sica's Bicycle thief : casting shadows on the visionary city -- De Santis's Bitter rice : a neorealist hybrid -- De Sica's Umberto D : dark victory for neorealism -- Comencini's Bread, love, and fantasy : consumable realism -- Fellini's La strada : transcending neorealism -- Visconti's Senso : the Risorgimento according to Gramsci -- Antonioni's Red desert : abstraction as the guiding idea -- Olmi's Il posto : discrediting the economic miracle -- Germi's Seduced and abandoned : inside the honor code -- Pasolini's Teorema : the halfway revolution -- Petri's Investigation of a citizen above suspicion : power as pathology -- Bertolucci's The conformist : a morals charge -- Wertmuller's Love and anarchy : the high price of commitment -- Rosi's Christ stopped at Eboli : a tale of two Italies -- The Taviani brothers' Night of the shooting stars : ambivalent tribute to neorealism -- Scola's We all loved each other so much : an epilogue
Analysis Italian neorealist cinema films, 1945-1982 - Critical studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-436) and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 3, 2020)
Subject Bibel Philemonbrief
Motion pictures -- Italy.
Realism in motion pictures.
Realism in motion pictures
Motion pictures.
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
Realism in motion pictures.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0691209472