Melody of Love (1952 film)

Melody of Love or Singing City (original title Città canora) is a 1952 Italian musical melodrama film directed by Mario Costa and starring Giacomo Rondinella, Maria Fiore and Nadia Gray.[1]

Melody of Love
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Directed byMario Costa
Written byAnton Giulio Majano
Mario Costa
Roberto Amoroso
Story byRoberto Amoroso
Produced byRoberto Amoroso
StarringGiacomo Rondinella
Maria Fiore
Nadia Gray
CinematographyFrancesco Izzarelli
Edited byRenzo Lucidi
Music byGino Filippini
Sud Film Produzione Cinematografica
Distributed byVariety Film
Release date
29 October 1952
Running time
96 minutes
Nadia Gray and Giacomo Rondinella
Rondinella with Maria Fiore

It was shot at Cinecitta Studios in Rome and on location in Naples. The film's sets were designed by the art director Lamberto Giovagnoli.



  1. ^ Chiti & Poppi p.218


  • Chiti, Roberto & Poppi, Roberto. Dizionario del cinema italiano: Dal 1945 al 1959. Gremese Editore, 1991.
  • Marlow-Mann, Alex. The New Neapolitan Cinema. Edinburgh University Press, 2011.

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