The Tiber Island has been often the
stage place or the background for the movies set and shot in Rome.
Here it is shown a choice of trailers with the indication of the
movies they are selected from.
The links on the titles display in a new window more information about
the movie from the website www.imdb.com
(Internet Movie DataBase)
All the trailer
here shown are available on the web and therefore they are considered of
1 - L'onorevole Angelina
The Tiber river flooding of February 1947: the Emilio bridge (Ponte Rotto) and the
Tiber Island, the Sant'Angelo bridge, the Duca d'Aosta bridge and the Milvio bridge. Angelina Bianchi (Anna Magnani)
is carried out on a boat from his house at Pigneto.
Trailer Length: 1'01"
2 - Nettezza
Urbana (Michelangelo Antonioni) - 1948
The second documentary by Antonioni (also known as: N.U.) recounts the working day of the street
sweepers in Rome through the most known places of Rome, among which the Tiber
Trailer Length: 33"
3 - L'amore in cittą
directors) - 1953
The movie consists of various episodes directed by different directors: in the
'episode "Tentato suicidio" [Attempted suicide] by Michelangelo
Antonioni, the protagonist (Rita Josa) comes to the Palatino bridge with the Tiber Island in the background
and decides to commit suicide on the river bank near the Mazzini bridge.
Trailer Length: 3'18"
4 - Racconti
Romani (Gianni Franciolini) - 1955
After having spent one night in the jail because of Alvaro (Franco Fabrizi), their friends revenge on him.
Trailer Length: 1'51"
5 - Donatella
(Mario Monicelli) - 1956
Donatella (Elsa Martinelli) crosses Garibaldi Bridge, still in its old steel
structure, rebuilt in masonry in 1958.
Trailer Length: 17"
6 - Arrivederci
Rowland) - 1958
Marc Revere (Mario Lanza) and Raffella Marini (Marisa Allasio) watch from the
helicopter the wonderful aerial views of Rome, among which the Tiber Island,
while Pepe Bonelli (Renato Rascel) sings "Venticello de Roma".
Trailer Length: 25"
7 - L'Avventura
Antonioni) - 1960
Anna (Lea Massari), together with Claudia (Monica Vitti), comes to the Tiber
Island where Sandro (Gabriele Ferzetti) is waiting for her.
Trailer Length: 1'33"
8 - Night
of Earth (Jim
Jarmush) - 1991
The movie tells about various taxi drivers stories (italian title: Taxisti di
notte) set in different American and European towns. In Rome Roberto Benigni is
the taxi driver.
Trailer Length: 1'29"