• Umberto D. (1955)

Umberto D.

Release Date: November 7th, 1955

NR |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

This neorealist masterpiece by Vittorio De Sica follows an elderly pensioner as he strives to make ends meet during Italys postwar economic recovery. Alone except for his dog, Flike, Umberto struggles to maintain his dignity in a city where human kindness seems to have been swallowed up by the forces of modernization. His simple quest to satisfy his basic needsfood, shelter, companionshipmakes for one of the most heartbreaking stories ever filmed, and an essential classic of world cinema

Cast: Carlo Battisti , Maria Pia Casilio , Lina Gennari , Ileana Simova

Director: Vittorio De Sica

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Rizzoli Film,Amato Produzione

Distributors: Janus Films