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THE LAST CIRCUS SHOW

Category: Edition 1975

Synopsis
Giacomino a little boy abandoned by his mother and raised by an alcoholic father. Giacomino is sweet, innocent, hardworking and sadly he is dying. He longs to be reunited with his mother and to go to the circus.

Original Title IL VENDITORE DI PALLONCINI
Italian Title IL VENDITORE DI PALLONCINI
Category Official Competition
Festival Awards Best Feature Film (1975)
Section Official Competition
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 105'
Production Year 1974
Nationality Italy
Directed by Mario Gariazzo
Story Mario Gariazzo, Armando Novelli
Screenplay Massimo Franciosa, Luisa Montagnana
Director of photography Claudio Racca
Editor Amedeo Giomini, Fima Noveck
Music Stelvio Cipriani
Main cast Renato Cestiè
Marina Malfatti
James Whitmore
Cyril Cusack
Lee J. Cobb
Lina Volonghi
Maurizio Arena
Adolfo Celi
Silvano Tranquilli
Gianni Agus
Carlo Romano
Umberto D'Orsi
Giustino Durano
Alfredo Adami
Giordano Albertoni
Luciano Bonanni
Tony Norton
Pietro Zardini
Franca Scagnetti
Pupo De Luca
Gabriella Andreini

 regista mario gariazzoMARIO GARIAZZO
Mario Gariazzo (Biella, 4 June 1930) is an Italian director, who directed "Lasciapassare per il morto" (1962), "Dio perdoni la mia pistola" (1969), "Drummer of Vengeance" (1971), "Holy Water Joe" (1971), "The Bloody Hands of the Low" (1973), "The Last Circus Show" (1974, which won the 1974 edition of Giffoni Film Festival), "The Earie Midnight Horror Show" (1974).

 

production
Cineproduzioni Daunia 70
(Italy)