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The Westerly Dante Society 2023 film series continues with the presentation of Umberto D. 

The film was nominated for a number of awards, winning 3:

    • (nominee) 1952 Cannes Film Festival: “Grand Prize of the Festival
    • (winner) 1955 New York Film Critics Circle Award: “Best Foreign Language Film” (tied with Diabolique)
    • (winner) 1955 Bodil Awards (Denmark): “Best European Film
    • (winner) 1957 Jussi Award (Finland): “Best Foreign Director” (Vittorio De Sica)
    • (nominee) 1957 Academy Awards (USA): “Best Writing, Motion Picture Story

The film is approximately 90 minutes long.

Reviews, cast listing, and a trailer for the film can be found on the IMDb, linked here: Umberto D.

More detailed information on the film can be found on Wikipedia, linked here: Umberto D.