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  Before Neorealism


  "The missing piece of Italian movie-making history" - FRED FM FESTIVAL INSIDER
Plot: The most comprehensive feature-length English-language documentary on Italian cinema during Fascism. Comprising clips, archival footage, and interviews with world-renowned scholars, the filmmakers investigate how the regime partnered with the entertainment industry to manipulate public opinion and create political consensus.
Director: David Lee Morea
Cast: Stefano Albertini, Mino Argentieri, Carlo Montanaro, Vito Zagarrio, Alberto Zambenedetti
Year: 2015
Length: 56 min.
Genre: Documentary
Times: Phoenix: April 3, 11:00 a.m.
  Indianapolis: April 9, 1:30 p.m.
  Cleveland: April 14, 7:00 p.m.
  St. Louis: April 16, 6:30 p.m.
  Chicago: April 20, 2:00, p.m.
  Dallas: April 23, 6:00 p.m.
  Milwaukee: April 24, 3:30 p.m.
  Film screened with English subtitles.
Distributor: Courtesy of David Lee Morea, New York City