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The Bicycle Thief (1948)

by | Sep 30, 2019

In the aftermath of World War II, a young Italian family man attempts to recover a stolen bicycle that represents his only hope to escape from long-term unemployment.

Medium: Film

Writer(s): Cesare Zavattini, Suso D'Amico, Vittorio De Sica, Oreste Biancoli, Adolfo Franci, Gerardo Guerrieri

Director: Vittorio De Sica

Production Co.(s): Produzioni De Sica

Adapted from: Ladri di Biciclette (Bicycle Thieves) (Novel) by Luigi Bartolini (© 1946)

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