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La falena
(1916) Italian
B&W : [?] Six? reels / 1748 metres
Directed by Carmine Gallone

Cast: Lyda Borelli [Thea de Marlievo], Andrea Habay [Filippo], Francesco Cacace [Lignères], Giulia Cassini-Rizzotto [Principessa Maria], Nella Montagna [la madre di Thea (Thea’s mother)], Lina Dax [Allegra], Alfonso Cassini [il maestro di Thea (Thea’s teacher)]

Italiana Cinès production. / Scenario by Carmine Gallone, from the play La phalène by Henri Bataille. Set design by Vincenzo Giurgola. Cinematography by Giovanni Grimaldi. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format.


Survival status: The film is presumed lost : A fragmentary print exists in the Cineteca Italiana film archive.

Current rights holder: (unknown)

Listing updated: 25 September 2009.

References: Website-IMDb : with additional information provided by Ivo Blom.

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