Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Based on Bicycle Thieves by Luigi Bartolini

Set in an impoverished post-war Italy, this critically acclaimed neo-realist film follows an Italian worker's increasingly desperate efforts to recover the stolen bicycle upon which his livelihood depends.

Access

Licence: ERA Licence required

Content
  • Type: Adaptation
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Duration: 1'25'24''
  • Broadcast date: 2016
Usage

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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