To Live in Peace

To Live in Peace (Italian: Vivere in pace) is a 1947 Italian neorealist comedy-drama war film directed by Luigi Zampa and starring Aldo Fabrizi, John Kitzmiller and Ave Ninchi.[2][3]

To Live in Peace
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Directed byLuigi Zampa
Written bySuso Cecchi d'Amico
Aldo Fabrizi
Piero Tellini
Luigi Zampa
Produced byClemente Fracassi
Carlo Ponti
StarringAldo Fabrizi
John Kitzmiller
Ave Ninchi
CinematographyCarlo Montuori
Mario Montuori
Edited byAdriana Novelli
Music byNino Rota
Distributed byLux Film
Release date
11 September 1947
Running time
90 minutes
Box office126 million lira[1]

It was shot at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome and on location around Orvieto in Umbria. The film's sets were designed by the art director Ivo Battelli.


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  1. ^ Chiti & Poppi p.405
  2. ^ Ben-Ghia p.297
  3. ^ Gundle p.138


  • Ben-Ghiat, Ruth. Italian Fascism's Empire Cinema. Indiana University Press, 2015.
  • Chiti, Roberto & Poppi, Roberto. Dizionario del cinema italiano: Dal 1945 al 1959. Gremese Editore, 1991.
  • Gundle, Stephen. Fame Amid the Ruins: Italian Film Stardom in the Age of Neorealism. Berghahn Books, 2019.

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