[<< wikipedia] Fedora (1942 film)
Fedora is a 1942 Italian historical drama film directed by Camillo Mastrocinque and starring Luisa Ferida, Amedeo Nazzari and Osvaldo Valenti. It is based on the 1882 play of the same title by Victorien Sardou.
The film's sets were designed by the art director Ottavio Scotti. It was shot at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome.


== Synopsis ==
In the Russian Empire during the 1870s, after her prospective groom is assassinated on her wedding day Princess Fedora vows revenge on the killer. In Paris she meets and falls in love with an artist, before realising that he is the assassin. After reporting him to the Russian secret police, she comes to understand his reasons for doing what he did.


== Cast ==
Luisa Ferida as Fedora
Amedeo Nazzari  as Loris Ipanov / Ivan Petrovic
Osvaldo Valenti as Vladimiro Yariskine
Memo Benassi  as Il principe Yariskine
Rina Morelli  as Olga Soukarev
Sandro Ruffini  as De Sirieux
Annibale Betrone  as Boroff
Augusto Marcacci  as Gretch
Nerio Bernardi  as Il pianista Boleslao Lazinsky
Guido Celano  as Cirillo
Mirza Capanna  as Marka
Fedele Gentile as Il primo servo di casa Yariskine
Nino Marchesini  as Il secondo servo di casa Yariskine
Elio Marcuzzo as Il giovane servitore
Alfredo Martinelli as Basilio
Beatrice Negri as Elisa, la modella
Cesare Polacco as L'usuraio Barnstein
Dina Romano  as La padrona di casa di Boroff
Alfredo Varelli as Valeriano


== References ==


== Bibliography ==
Roberto Chiti & Roberto Poppi. I film: Tutti i film italiani dal 1930 al 1944. Gremese Editore, 2005.


== External links ==
Fedora at IMDb