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Celluloid (1996)

Celluloide (original title)
The difficult making of Roberto Rossellini's masterpiece 'Roma, città aperta (1946)' in a Rome still suffering from the wounds of just ended WWII.

Director:

Carlo Lizzani

Writers:

Carlo Lizzani, Ugo Pirro (novel) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Giancarlo Giannini ... Sergio Amidei
Massimo Ghini ... Roberto Rossellini
Anna Falchi ... Maria Michi
Lina Sastri Lina Sastri ... Anna Magnani
Massimo Dapporto Massimo Dapporto ... Giuseppe Amato
Antonello Fassari ... Aldo Fabrizi
Christopher Walken
Milva Milva
Francesca Ventura Francesca Ventura
Francesco Siciliano
Mathilda May
Luigi Montini Luigi Montini ... Bosco
Sergio Tardioli Sergio Tardioli
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fabio Massimo Amoroso Fabio Massimo Amoroso ... L'attrezzista (The Toolmaker)
Rita Caldana Rita Caldana
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Storyline

The making of "Roma, città aperta" by Rossellini, the difficulties in producing it, the mild reaction from the audience at the opening night. Written by Salvatore Santangelo <pappagone2@libero.it>

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Drama | History

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian | English

Release Date:

26 January 1996 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Celluloid See more »

Filming Locations:

Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Sabrina Ferilli was offered the role of Anna Magnani but she turned it down. See more »

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Features Rome, Open City (1945) See more »

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