I Met You in Naples
I Met You in Naples (Italian: Io t'ho incontrata a Napoli) is a 1946 Italian musical melodrama film directed by Pietro Francisci and starring Anna Nievo, Leo Dale and Peppino De Filippo. The film takes its name from a popular song of the same title. It is part of the neorealist trend in post-Second World War Italian films.
|I Met You in Naples|
|Directed by||Pietro Francisci|
|Written by||Riccardo Morbelli |
|Starring||Anna Nievo |
Peppino De Filippo
|Music by||Nuccio Fiorda|
|Edited by||Pietro Francisci|
|20 April 1946|
An American soldier and a young Italian aspiring actress meet in wartime Naples in 1944. They fall in love and eventually marry. At the end of the film she emigrates to the United States with him, hoping to be able to pursue her career there.
- Moliterno p.136
- Cardullo p.217
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- Moliterno, Gino. The A to Z of Italian Cinema. Scarecrow Press, 2009.