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Category: Edition 1974

In this allegorical story, a revolution lead by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England.

Original Title IF...
Italian Title SE...
Category Out of competition
Section Review "Youth Problems in Contemporary World"
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 111'
Production Year 1968
Nationality United Kingdom
Directed by Lindsay Anderson
Story David Sherwin, John Howlett
Screenplay David Sherwin
Based on the book "Crusaders"
by David Sherwin
Director of photography Miroslav Ondrícek
Editor David Gladwell
Production Design Jocelyn Herbert, Brian Eatwell
Music Marc Wilkinson
Main cast Malcolm McDowell (Mick Travis)
David Wood (Johnny)
Richard Warwick (Wallace)
Christine Noonan (girl)
Rupert Webster (Bobby Phillips)
Robert Swann (Rowntree)

 regista lindsay andersonLINDSAY ANDERSON
Lindsay Gordon Anderson (Bangalore, 17 April 1923) is a British feature film, theatre and documentary director, film critic, and leading light of the Free Cinema movement and the British New Wave. He is most widely remembered for his 1968 film "If...", which won the Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival and was Malcolm McDowell's cinematic debut.


Memorial Enterprises
(United Kingdom)

Italian distribution
Paramount Pictures