Desideria: La vita interiore (1980)

DIRECTOR: Gianni Barcelloni CAST: Stefania Sandrelli, Lara Wendel, Lory Del Santo, Klaus Löwitsch, Vittorio Mezzogiorno, Orso Maria Guerrini, Marcella Petrelli, Rossana Marra, Francesca Giordani

Synopsis The daughter of a prostitute who could not maintain it, Desideria was sold to the rich bourgeois Viola who has given her a good education but little affection. When he discovers that Violet is not his real mother, I should first try to commit suicide, then decides to take revenge for her turning against his world and challenging it. Knows Herostratus, who calls himself a “terrorist” and, conquered by his ideals, wants to organize with him the seizure of Viola. But Herostratus is not what it claims to be, but a police informer and, having been discovered, is killed. Desideria must avenge his death before they can return to the family and accept their own lives.