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Global NeorealismThe Transnational History of a Film Style$
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Saverio Giovacchini and Robert Sklar

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781617031229

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781617031229.001.0001

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Before the (Neorealist) Revolution

Before the (Neorealist) Revolution

(p.19) Before the (Neorealist) Revolution
Global Neorealism

Vito Zagarrio

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter identifies the elements of formal, filmic, representational, or linguistic continuity between fascism and the post-World War II period in Italy. It discusses the new interpretation of fascist cinema that began in the middle of the 1970s; the beginnings of De Sica’s neorealism; and the broader cultural climate of the 1930s that reflected the poetics of neorealism.

Keywords:   neorealism, Italian cinema, fascism, film directors, Italy, fascist cinema, Vittorio De Sica

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