In Open City, Rossellini shows viewers a grim portrait of a German-occupied Rome. During the hunt for a resistance leader, a group of people get caught in the crossfire with deadly results. The film is one of ten being screened as part of the series Days of Glory: Italian Neorealist Classics.
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Other titles include Obsession (Ossessione) (1943) by Visconti and Shoeshine (SciusciÃ ) (1946) by De Sica. Open City screens at 7 p.m. September 10. The series continues through September 30. Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1001 Bissonnet. For information, call 713-639-7515 or visit www.mfah.org/films. $6 to $7.
Sat., Sept. 10, 7 p.m., 2011