Cineteca Film Screening - "Roma città aperta"
Italian film screening with English subtitles
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
L196 Education Building
La Cineteca italiana is a weekly film series that showcases a variety of Italian films with English subtitles. This week we are screening Roberto Rossellini’s Neorealist masterpiece “Roma città aperta,” starring Anna Magnani, which takes place during the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944. The plot focuses on Pina, a pregnant mother expecting her second child, her beloved fiancé Francesco, a Partisan and friend of the leader of the Resistance, and her son Marcello.