April 6th, Italian

April 6th, Italian - Italian Cinema: Tuesday, April 6th...

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Italian Cinema: Tuesday, April 6 th Lecture Notes LOVE AND ANARCHY Women make things happen in this movie, women ambiguous, save life of tunin, but emasculate him, and deny him masculinity Something about female suicide bombers in Palestine? Opposite of fascism ( which is supposedly a bad regime) is anarchy, which supports individual rights Machismo is attacked in movie Tunin is tired of living like a rat/pig, wants to be a man, not different than spatoletti and Mussolini in this manner that they all want to be men, but the different ways they go about it is what sets them apart. ROME, OPEN CITY National epic, the grl is on covergrl? 1945, movie is inaugurator of neorealism, which is new realism In the heyday of 1940’s, there were “super people”- super rich, super smart, super beautiful Holly wood specializies in making super people This creates inferiority complex in audience After WWII, Italy- tragedy and horrors. Germany vs. allied (sicily)
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This note was uploaded on 08/21/2010 for the course ITALIAN Italian 46 taught by Professor Harrison during the Summer '10 term at UCLA.

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