Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1950. Vintage photograph of actors Ingrid Bergman, Gian Paolo Callegari, and director Roberto Rosselini on the set of the 1950 Italian-American film. With a typed description and holograph annotations on the verso. Photographs from the set of this film, shot on the islands of Stromboli and Farfa in Italy, are rare.
After World War II, a Lithuanian refugee marries an Italian POW in order to be released from an internment camp, only to despair at life on the barren, volcanic island he calls home.
A classic example of Italian neorealism, featuring documentary like footage from the island of Stromboli and footage from the islands evacuation during one of its many volcanic eruptions.
6.5 x 4.5 inches. Near Fine.
BFI. Criterion Collection 673. Godard, Histoire(s) du cinema. Rosenbaum 1000. Scorsese, My Voyage to Italy.