Lost Youth

Gioventů perduta, feature film, 1947

DIRECTED BY: Pietro Germi

Lost Youth

Jacques Sernas (Stefano),
Carla Del Poggio (Luisa),
Massimo Girotti (Marcello Mariani),
Franca Maresa (Maria Rivano),
Diana Borghese (Stella,

Pietro Germi,
Mario Monicelli,
Antonio Pietrangeli,
Enzo Provenzale,
Leopoldo Trieste

Carlo Montuori

Stefano, the son of a middle class college professor, is a cool-headed leader of a group of young delinquents who have committed several armed robberies. When the police close in on him, Stefano does not hesitate to kill his friend in order to protect himself. By accident, the police inspector in charge of Stefano’s case falls in love with his sister.

35mm, b/w, 86 min