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Remembering a Different Italy on Film During The Global Epidemic

With Italy still bearing the brunt of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic—its famous monuments empty and modern hospitals overwhelmed—perhaps it’s best to remember the country on film. There’s a resurgence in interest in old Hollywood, especially the memorable romances set in Italy. David Lean’s Summertime (1955) and William Wyler’s Roman Holiday (1953) are two of the […]