Il Sorpasso. Quando lâ€™Italia si mise a correre, 1946-1961 on display at Palazzo Braschi in Rome from October 12, 2018 to February 3, 2019.
From the harsh reconstruction of the country after the devastation of the Second World War to the resounding boom economic of the 60s. This is the historical period narrated in the great photographic exhibition The overtaking. When Italy started running, 1946-1961 , hosted at the Museum of Rome from October 12, 2018 to February 3, 2019 .
1946-1961: 15 years in which a destroyed and exhausted country managed to overcome the traumas of the war, giving life to a tumultuous economic, social, imaginary development, admired throughout the world. An unrepeatable, exciting and contradictory moment, a story so intense as to be still a relevant legacy of our present.
Overtaking , a reference to a film-icon of an era, a memorable synthesis of the journey of Italy of the time, is the extraordinary story in images of a country when enter forever into modernity . Political life and private life, labor struggles and custom revolutions, the construction of motorways and that of cinema and TV imagery, the change of landscape, shapes, the face of a country as it had not been for centuries...