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Giuseppina

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Director  James Hill
Screenplay  James Hill
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Country  United Kingdom
7/10 IMDb

Genre  Short
Music director  Jack Beaver, Ray Beaver
Writer  James Hill
Language  English
Giuseppina movie poster
Release date  1960 (1960)
Cast  Antonia Scalari, Giulio Marchetti
Similar movies  Related James Hill movies

Giuseppina is a 1960 short British documentary film produced by James Hill. It won the Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject. Production of the film was sponsored by the British Petroleum company (BP), which also distributes the film. The BP webpage summarizes the film as, "set at an Italian petrol station where various characters pass through on their onward journey, while entertaining and playing with the attendants daughter, Giuseppina."

In the 1960s and early 1970s, Giuseppina was broadcast 185 times on British television as a trade test colour film. Excerpts were also shown on Vision On, the BBC programme for deaf and hard-of-hearing children.

It was released as an extra on the BFI Flipside DVD release of "Lunch Hour".

Oscar Winning documentary short from 1960

Cast

  • Antonia Scalari as Giuseppina
  • Giulio Marchetti as Rossi
  • References

    Giuseppina Wikipedia
    Giuseppina IMDb Giuseppina themoviedb.org


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