Johnny the Partisan

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Johnny the Partisan
Johnny the Partisan.jpg
Directed by Guido Chiesa
Produced by Domenico Procacci
Written by Guido Chiesa
Antonio Leotti
Starring Stefano Dionisi
Music by Alexander Bălănescu
Cinematography Gherardo Gossi
Release date
Language Italian

Il partigiano Johnny, internationally released as Johnny the Partisan, is a 2000 Italian war-drama film set in the Second World War and directed by Guido Chiesa. It is based on the novel with the same name by Beppe Fenoglio.[1]

It entered the competition at the 57th Venice International Film Festival, in which it won the Children and Cinema Award.[2]



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  1. ^ Gianluca Favetto (3 September 2000). "Johnny, un eroe perduto". La Repubblica. Retrieved 3 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Paolo Baratta (September 2000). "VENEZIA il Leone dell'IRAN". La Stampa. p. 12. 

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