Rome, Open City
- Original title
Roma città aperta
- Running time
- 100 min.
Federico Fellini, Sergio Amidei, Roberto Rossellini (Story: Sergio Amidei, Alberto Consiglio)
Ubaldo Arata (B&W)
Drama. War | II World War. Neorealism. Based On A True Story
- Synopsis / Plot
- Based on real events, it tells the story of several Italian Resistance fighters battling fascism in Nazi-occupied Rome. When Gestapo agents raid an apartment where Manfredi (Marcello Pagliero), a prominent member of the underground, is hiding, they arrest the young man who gave him refuge. Manfredi manages to escape, then enlists the help of a parish priest, Don Pietro (Aldo Fabrizi), to make a clandestine delivery to other members of the movement.
: Academy Awards: Oscar Nomination for Best Screenplay
: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Foreign Language Film
: Cannes Film Festival: Grand Prize (Ex-aequo)
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