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  • ISBN: 9781604657517
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 106, 100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: digital restorations of English and Italian language versions, introduction by director Roberto Rossellini, interviews, documentaries.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Aldo Tonti ; music composed and directed by Renzo Rossellini ; film editor, Iolanda Benvenuti, Sandro Corbo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ingrid Bergman, Alexander Knox, Ettore Giannini, Giulietta Masina, Teresa Pellati.
Summary, etc.:
Europe '51. Ingrid Bergman plays a wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite racked by guilt over the shocking death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city's poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity.
System Details Note:
Subject: Digital recordings.
Genre: Foreign language films > Italian.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Feature films.

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