Luci del varietà

by Alberto Lattuada & Federico Fellini


FILMING LOCATION

Capranica, Rome (Italy)
Scalera Studios, Venice (Italy)

Filming dates: 1950
 
Production:
Capitolium, Rome (Italy)
MAIN CAST

Peppino De Filippo (Checco Dalmonte)
Carla Del Poggio (Liliana 'Lilly' Antonelli)
Giulietta Masina (Melina Armour)

First film to be released with Sophia now using the name Sofia Lazzaro in first fumetti, Non posso amarti, which started to be published one month prior to the release of this movie. As a ballerina who come down the stairs, she is not credited in the film and nobody notices or even knows she is in Fellini's first film as a director when it is released in Italy.




FOREIGN TITLES & RELEASE DATES

Italy - December 16, 1950 - Luci del varietà - 102'
France (Paris) - December 7, 1956 - Feux du music-hall -
Spain - February 13, 1959- Luces del varieté -
West Germany - February 13, 1959 - Lichter des Varieté -
USA (New York, New Yorker Theater) - May 6, 1965- Variety Lights - 93'


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