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Sotto il Sole di Roma


Filmed in Italy in 1948 as [[Feature~V164606~Sotte il Sole de Roma~desolasol]], this [[Performer~P84431~Renato Castellani~renatocastellani]]-directed effort reached American screens the following year through the good graces of United Artists. Adhering to the then-fashionable "neorealist" school, the film is gritty and uncompromising for the most part, though it manages to exude a sense of optimism by film's end. Told in episodic fashion, the story concentrates on the various ramifications of Italy's...more