La gazza ladra
The Thieving Magpie

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  2. Awards
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Three enemy kings conclude an alliance against the birds, an enemy easier to conquer. But a devilish magpie comes to the help of his brothers.

Award in Annecy

Special Jury Award(1965)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: La gazza ladra

    Directed by: Giulio GIANINI, Emanuele LUZZATI

    Country: Italy

    Year of production: 1964

    Running time: 10 min 20 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: Cut-outs

    Process: Colour

    Target public: All audiences

  • Credits

    Directed by: Giulio GIANINI, Emanuele LUZZATI

    Production: Emanuele LUZZATI

    Distribution: ASIFA ITALIA, Valenti ATTILIO

    Based on: "La gazza ladra", Gioacchino Rossini

    Script: Giulio Gianini, Emanuele Luzzati

    Graphics: Emanuele Luzzati

    Animation: Giulio Gianini

    Music: Gioacchino Rossini