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Rome, Open City

Roma città aperta

Directed by Roberto Rossellini
Italy, 1945


In Rome during World War II, Nazis attempt to arrest resistance leader Giorgio Manfredi. As he seeks refuge with friends, he must find a way to flee the city and find safety from the Nazi regime.

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Rome, Open City Directed by Roberto Rossellini

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1946 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Festival

Academy Awards

1947 | Nominee: Best Writing, Screenplay

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