The Gaze of an Old Man Pierces in 'Umberto D.'
10 Oct 2012 // 6:10 PM
In the end, any political/social message is subservient to the personal expression: We are all victims of mortality.
'Shoeshine': A Dickensian Tale
5 Jun 2011 // 4:59 PM
Heralded as a neorealist masterpiece, Shoeshine should be considered more of a precursor to the style in which Vittorio De Sica polished his technique for his later masterpieces.