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Il Ladro di Bambini

Il Ladro di Bambini
Valentina Scalici

Valentina Scalici

Screen Time: 75%
Role: Rosetta
Age: 11 years old
Giuseppe Ieracitano

Giuseppe Ieracitano

Screen Time: 60%
Role: Luciano
Age: 9 years old

 

Il Ladro di Bambini

1992
The Stolen Children (UK), Enfants vol├ęs, Les (France)
Rating: 8 (4 votes)
Directed: Gianni Amelio
Country: Switzerland, Italy
Language: Italian
Genre: Coming of Age, Crime, Drama, Romance
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0104663

Summary

Antonio, a policeman (carabiniere), has an order to take two children (Rosetta and her brother Luciano) from Milan to Sicily to an orphanage. Their mother has been arrested for forcing Rosetta (11 years old) to work as a prostitute. First the relation between Antonio and the children is tough, but it relaxes so they become temporary friends.