In High Places (1943 film)

In High Places (Italian:Quartieri alti) is a 1943 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Soldati and starring Adriana Benetti, Massimo Serato and Nerio Bernardi.[1] It is based on a play by Jean Anouilh. The film portrays the rise into high society of an immoral young man.[2] It belongs to the movies of the calligrafismo style.

In High Places
Adriana Benetti and Massimo Serato in a scene from the film
Directed byMario Soldati
Written byJean Anouilh (play)
Mario Bonfantini
Renato Castellani
Ercole Patti
Mario Soldati
StarringAdriana Benetti
Massimo Serato
Nerio Bernardi
Enzo Biliotti
CinematographyOtello Martelli
Aldo Tonti
Edited byGisa Radicchi Levi
Music byGiuseppe Rosati
Distributed byICI
Release date
  • 1943 (1943)
Running time
82 minutes

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References edit

  1. ^ Brunetta p.99
  2. ^ Landy p.83-84

Bibliography edit

  • Brunetta, Gian Piero. The History of Italian Cinema: A Guide to Italian Film from Its Origins to the Twenty-first Century. Princeton University Press, 2009.
  • Landy, Marcia. The Folklore of Consensus: Theatricality in the Italian Cinema, 1930-1943. SUNY Press, 1998.

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