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Chronicle of Poor Lovers

Cronache di poveri amanti

Directed by Carlo Lizzani
Italy, 1954


In 1925 the young florentine typographer Mario moves to via del Corno to be near his girl-friend Bianca. Here he becomes friends with Maciste, his landlord, and Ugo, anti-fascists both of them. When Campolmi is beaten by the fascists, Mario meets Milena, Campolmi’s wife, at the hospital.

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Chronicle of Poor Lovers Directed by Carlo Lizzani

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1954 | Winner: International Prize

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1954 | 2 wins including: Best Production Design

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