EFP Cannes
28 May 2017

CHILDREN OF ROME, OPEN CITY

original title:

FIGLI DI ROMA CITTA' APERTA

directed by:

production:

country:

Italy

year:

2005

film run:

117'

format:

colour

status:

Ready (17/03/2005)

festival & awards:

Offering a rare glimpse into the making of a masterpiece from 1945-Roberto Rossellini's classic of Italian neorealism, Rome Open City- this fascinating documentary (run time 52 min.) emphasizes Rossellini's desire to do something useful in the wake of World War II and to find a reason for the Italian people's sacrifices