It tells the story of Kira, a defiant young college student who meets a fugitive. The two fall in love and together embark on a fierce struggle to survive under a heartless, oppressive system. When a Soviet secret police agent also falls in love with Kira, the lives of all three intertwine and spiral toward disaster.
With Fosco Giachetti, Alida Valli, Rossano Brazzi, Giovanni Grasso. The time is the Russian Revolution. The place is a country burdened with fear - the midnight knock at the door, the bread hidden against famine, the haunted eyes of the fleeing, the grublike fat of the appeasers and oppressors.
- Adventure, Drama, Romance
- Goffredo Alessandrini
In a chance encounter, Kira meets Leo Kovalensky, an attractive man with a free spirit. It is love at first sight for Kira, and she throws herself at Leo, who initially takes her to be a prostitute. He is also strongly attracted to her and promises to meet her again.
- United States
- Ayn Rand
We the Living (originalmente como dos películas, Noi vivi y Addio Kira) es una película de guerra romántica italiana de 1942 en dos partes dirigida por Goffredo Alessandrini y protagonizada por Alida Valli, Rossano Brazzi y Fosco Giachetti. Es una adaptación cinematográfica dela novela We the Living de 1936de Ayn Rand.
Several decades ago Emmy Award winning filmmaker, Duncan Scott, worked with Ayn Rand on the restoration of the 1942 lost film classic, We the Living. He is now preparing a newly restored and ...
- 65 min
- Objective Standard Institute