Italian movies made in 1960, cut and banned before the November 1971 liberalisation of the Australian censorship system.
Directed by Vittorio De Sica / 1960 / Italy – France / IMDb
The original theatrical release was censored for a ‘Suitable only for Adults’ rating.
Shane Harrison reports from ‘Chipp’s reel’ viewing.
See database entry for THE BABYSITTER (1969) for background.
00:25 cut from the rape scene at the end of the film.
Post-November 1971 rating
In October 1976, Fares Radio and Television had a 1250.00 (113:55) 16mm print passed with a G-rating.
This was followed in September 1994 by a 100-minute VHS which was classified with an M (Medium level violence) rating. Force Video was the applicant.