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Saturday 8 May 2021

IN EVIDENCE

Gino Cervi

Year 1952: "Don Camillo" is filmed, a singular Emilian parish priest created by the imagination of Giovanni Guareschi. The book of the same name, which collects stories already published in the weekly "Candido", of which Guareschi is director, has achieved considerable success. The production of the film is Italian-French, the director is Jacques Duvivier, the interpreter of the character of the parish priest the comedian Fernandel. To play the role of the communist mayor Peppone, antagonist of the priest in a small town in Emilia where, as in all of Italy, the political controversy between communists and ...

EDITORIALS

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LAZIO

In Rome the ATAC goes up in smoke

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ITALY

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