Cineteca Film Screening - De Sica's "Sciuscià" ("Shoeshine")
Italian film screening with English subtitles
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
L196 Education Building
La Cineteca italiana is a weekly film series that showcases a variety of Italian films with English subtitles. De Sica’s neorealist classic Sciuscià (Shoeshine) tells the tale of two shoeshine boys struggling to get by in post-World War II Rome. Pasquale and Giuseppe meet and bond in their shared dream of one day buying a horse. The two get caught up in some shady business and end up taking part in a robbery. Caught between gangsters and the police, the boys face a difficult future. . .