The Boy from Kalabria [Un ragazzo di Calabria]


Directed By: Luigi Comencini

1987 / Italian / 90 mins

Dad wants his 13-year-old son to work harder and smarter than he himself did; thus justifying the beatings and scoldings given the boy. The boy was also forced to work with some rope manufacturers who worked him like a dog.

IMDB Movie Page: www.imdb.com/title/tt0092694

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2004 Winter
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