Without Pity

Senza pietà, feature film, 1947

DIRECTED BY: Alberto Lattuada

Without Pity

Carla Del Poggio (Angela),
John Kitzmiller (Jerry),
Pierre Claudé (Pierre Luigi),
Giulietta Masina (Marcella),
Folco Lulli (Giacomo)

Federico Fellini,
Ettore Maria Margadonna,
Tullio Pinelli

Aldo Tonti

After WW II and the withdrawal of American soldiers from northern Italy, many black soldiers chose desertion and to stay in Italy rather than return to the racial intolerance of America. The hero of this film, Jerry, decides to stay in Italy and soon falls in love with the local blonde beauty Angela.

35mm, b/w, 95 min