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The Red Carnation

Garofano rosso

Directed by Luigi Faccini
Italy, 1976


Our hero is the 18-year-old Alessio Mainardi, who receives a token red carnation from a girl named Giovanna and becomes a symbol of love, desire, and even has political overtones as a symbol of the struggle for political freedom in opposition to Fascism.

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The Red Carnation Directed by Luigi Faccini

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