|aOpen city|h[videorecording] /|cArthur Mayer & Joseph Burstyn in association with Rodney Geiger present ; scenario & dialogue by S. Midi & F. Fellini ; directed by Roberto Rossellini ; produced by Excelsa ; a Minerva Film.
|aChatsworth, CA :|bDistributed by Image Entertainment,|cc1997.
|a1 videodisc (105 min.) :|bsd., b&w ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBlackhawk Films collection.
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1945.
|aRossellini's classic is representative of neo-realistic cinema. The story takes place in Rome during the Nazi occupation where a priest who is helping the Italian resistance fighters is discovered and arrested by the SS.
|aDVD, Dolby digital mono.
|aDialogue in Italian with English subtitles; title and credits in English.
|aBest picture Cannes Film Festival.
|aWorld War, 1939-1945|xUnderground movements|zItaly|vDrama.