Pinocchio (1911)

Italy,
50m
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

An Italian fantasy film directed by Giulio Antamoro. It is believed the first film to adapt Carlo Collodi's book Le avventure di Pinocchio.

Plot Summary

Carpenter Geppeto makes a wooden puppet that comes to life and embarks on a series of adventures.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Giulio Antamoro
Società Italiana Cines
Based on the novel Le avventure di Pinocchio by: Carlo Collodi

Cast
Ferdinand Guillaume [real name: Polidor] (Pinocchio)
Augusto Mastripietri (Geppetto)
Natalino Guillaume (Lucignolo)
Lea Giunchi

Alternative Titles

Hippeltitsch – Austria, Germany
Pinocchio Acchiappacitrulli – Italy
Pinocho – Venezuela
Piñoncito, aventuras de un títere – Spain