About the film
Release Date: August 28, 1952
|Production Companies||:||Ponti-De Laurentiis Cinematografica|
|Producers||:||Carlo Ponti, Roberto Rossellini, Dino De Laurentiis|
|Writers||:||Roberto Rossellini, Brunello Rondi, Ivo Perilli, Sandro De Feo, Mario Pannunzio|
A wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite is tacked by guilt over the death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city’s poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity.