Drama set in pre-war Italy.
In 1938, Marcello has just taken a job in Rome working for Mussolini and is engaged to a beautiful young woman. As the two of them plan to travel to Paris for their honeymoon, his employers give him a job to carry out while he is their. But Marcello finds that his mission - to assassinate an old professor - brings back some painful memories.
In Italian with English subtitles. Off-air recording, BBC2, 03/01/2001
IT FILM 21(DVD) Open access