Il ladro di bambini



In the suburbs of Milan, in the immigrants' ghetto, a woman is arrested: she forces her eleven-year-old daughter Rosetta into prostitution. A young carabiniere, Antonio, is in charge of escorting the girl and her younger brother Luciano to an institution for endangered children near Rome. But at teh institution the children are refused, and the three continue their journey towards the South ...

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Gianni Amelio

Written by: Gianni Amelio, Sandro Petraglia, Stefano Rulli

Produced by: Angelo Rizzoli

Cast: Giuseppe Ieracitano (Luciano), Enrico Lo Verso (Antonio), Valentina Scalici (Rosetta)

Nominations and Awards

  • European Film 1992
  • European Actor 1992