Johnny the Partisan

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Johnny the Partisan
Johnny the Partisan.jpg
Directed by Guido Chiesa
Music by Alexander Bălănescu
Cinematography Gherardo Gossi
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]



  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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