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Lecture 19: Italian Neorealism, Part I (2007)

Description: Origins and historical context of Italian neorealism, with brief accounts of the major figures and artistic principles of the movement. Discuss the quality of “multiplicity,” a key attribute of all good films. Examples: Bicycle Thieves; Rome, Open City.

Instructor: David Thorburn

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