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Milestones of the Film


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A season of classic films that have influenced the development of world cinema.
Shoeshine (Sciuscia)
Vittorio De Sica 's poignant story of two street urchins who earn a precarious living in post-World War II Rome realistically mirrors the anguish of a demoralised nation.
This Week's Films: page 23


Unknown: Vittorio de Sica
Director: Vittorio de Sica
Giuseppe: Rinaldo Smordoni
Pasquale: Franco Interlenghi
Raffaele: Aniello Mele
Arcangeli: Bruno Ortensi
Vittorio: Pacifico Astrologo
Ciriola: Francesco de Nicola
L'abruzzese: Antonio Carlino
Giorgio: Enrico de Silva
Righetoo: Antonio Lo Nigro
Siciliano: Angelo D'Amico
Staffera: Emilio Cigoli

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