DVD
French
Silvana is een van de honderden vrouwen die jaarlijks uit alle hoeken van Italië naar de Povlakte komen om er gedurende zes weken mee te helpen met de rijstoogst. Ze werkt er als opzichtster. Op een dag mengt Francesca, het vriendinnetje van juwelendief Walter, zich onder de seizoenarbeidsters. Zij proberen beiden uit handen van de politie te blijven. Maar Silvana begint al snel iets te vermoeden.
Subject
Italië ; 1945-
Title
Riz amer / réalisation Giuseppe De Santis ; scénario Giuseppe De Santis [e.a.]
Director
Giuseppe De Santis
Uniform title
Riso amaro
Language
French
Publisher
Boulogne: Studio Canal, [jaar van uitgave niet vastgesteld]
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
1949
Playing time
108 min.
Note
Italiaans gesproken Ondertiteling : Frans
EAN
3259130136494
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About Giuseppe De Santis

Giuseppe De Santis (11 February 1917 – 16 May 1997) was an Italian film director. One of the most idealistic neorealist filmmakers of the 1940s and 1950s, he wrote and directed films punctuated by ardent cries for social reform.

He was the brother of Italian cinematographer Pasqualino De Santis. His wife was Gordana Miletic (native spelling: Miletić), a Yugoslav actress and former ballet dancer.

Biography

De Santis was born in Fondi, Lazio. He was a member of the Italian Communist Party (PCI) and fought with the anti-German Resistance in Rome during World War II.

He was first a student of philosophy and literature before entering Rome's Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia. While working as a journalist for Cinema magazine, De Santis became, under the influence of Cesare Zavattini, a major proponent of the early neorealist filmmakers who were trying to make films that mirrored…Read more on Wikipedia