In David Lean's 1955 love letter to the city, the actress threw herself into the part of a tourist who finds romance on a dream vacation.
Kate Hepburn, Rossano Brazzi
Hepburn and Brazzi during a break between setups.
On Holiday in Venice
Hepburn on holiday in Venice before shooting began. She later claimed a scene in which she falls into a canal gave her a lingering eye infection.
Hepburn's Jane Hudson gets ready for a date in the film.
Director David Lean
Lean, arm outstretched, directed Hepburn on the set.
The actress, who would be nominated for an Academy Award for her role, took in the city.
Piazza San Marco
Hepburn in a scene filmed in Piazza San Marco, with Brazzi in the background.
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