About the film
The Suitcase of Dreams
Release Date: October 29, 1953
|Production Companies||:||Mambretti Film|
|Producers||:||Giuseppe Fatigati, Giorgio Melodia, Gino Millozza|
|Writers||:||Luigi Comencini, Luigi Comencini, Ettore Maria Margadonna, Ettore Maria Margadonna, Giuseppe Bennati, Giuseppe Bennati|
In the movie La valigia dei sogni (The Suitcase of Dreams, Italy, 1953) directed by Luigi Comencini, some sequences from Cenere are inserted. The protagonist is a former silent film actor who has saved old movies of his time from destruction, and uses them to set up recreational performances at schools. After an accidental fire and the risk of prison, he meets a rich producer who helps him to build a film museum.