The Films of Martin Scorsese
Italianamerican

Italianamerican (1974)

While eating at the dining room table and sitting on their plastic-covered couch in their Elizabeth Street apartment, Scorsese's parents, Charles and Catherine, tell their son stories about their immigrant parents and early lives in Little Italy. Mrs Scorsese also shares her tomato sauce secrets.

Production company: National Communications Foundation
Director: Martin Scorsese
Producers: Saul Rubin, Elaine Attias
Treatment: Martin Scorsese, Mardik Martin, Larry Cohen
Cinematography (color): Alex Hirschfield
Editor: Bertram Lovitt

Cast: Charles Scorsese, Catherine Scorsese, Martin Scorsese

45 mins.