jumps and shifts through editing bring more ‘reality in life’ to the cinema viewers

jumps and shifts through editing bring more ‘reality in life’ to the cinema viewers.
In conclusion, one can therefore justifiably argue that the sentimental nature of Bicycle Thieves does not overwhelm the political statement but essentially enhances it. If the political statement made in the film was to feed off a means of a solution, and the solution could only be found in the common individual like the Ricci’s family – then one needs to understand the individual’s situation as well as have an opportunity to walk in their shoes. Through sentiment that is not overly used in this film, one can see the hardship for survival through the story of these characters in order to become aware, as well as stay intrigued.