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179 Ratings

L'amore in città

Italy, 1953
Drama, Romance, Anthology


Six separate episodes: would-be suicides discuss their despair. A provincial dance hall. An investigative reporter posing as a husband-to-be. A young unwed mother. Girl-watching techniques of Italian men. A glimpse into prostitution.

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L'amore in città Directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini, Alberto Lattuada ...

Critics reviews

This compilation of short film essays directed by Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini and four other soon-to-be-prominent Italian directors, is of great historical significance: a precursor to Lionel Rogosin’s staged documentaries, as well as the founding work of cinéma vérité, Jean Rouch and Edgar Morin’s “Chronicle of a Summer” (1961), not to mention the American television reportage of the 1960s.
August 07, 2014
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