November 05, 2015
In honor of the hundredth anniversary of Ingrid Bergman’s birth, the Loft Cinema in Tucson is currently hosting a monthlong celebration of the Swedish star's work entitled “The Films of Ingrid . . . Read more »
Among the most influential films of the postwar era, Roberto Rossellini’s Journey to Italy (Viaggio in Italia) charts the declining marriage of a couple from England (Ingrid Bergman and George Sanders) on a trip in the countryside near Naples. More than just the anatomy of a relationship, Rossellini’s masterpiece is a heartrending work of emotion and spirituality. Considered a predecessor to the existentialist works of Michelangelo Antonioni and hailed as a groundbreaking modernist work by the legendary film journal Cahiers du cinéma, Journey to Italy is a breathtaking cinematic benchmark.
|Produced by||Roberto Rossellini, Adolfo Fossataro and Alfred Guarini|
|Story and screenplay||Vitaliano Brancati and Roberto Rossellini|
|Production managers||Mario Del Papa and Marcello D’Amico|
|Edited by||Iolanda Benvenuti|
|Production design||Piero Filippone|