MY ITALIAN SECRET

The untold saga of Italians who rescued Jews and other refugees fleeing the Nazis in World War II. Featuring Gino Bartali, the charismatic Italian cycling hero who risked his life over and over to save innocent lives. Bartali, a Tour de France champion, carried false documents in the frame of his bicycle to help a secret underground organized by the Cardinal of Florence. The film follows three living women who return to Italy after almost seven decades to thank those who risked their lives to save them from capture and death.  

The official website for the film is HERE.

Hamptons International Film Festival: 2014 US Premiere