The Career of a Chambermaid
Telefoni bianchi (English:White Telephone, internationally released as The Career of a Chambermaid) is a 1976 Italian comedy film directed by Dino Risi. For this film Agostina Belli was awarded with a Special David di Donatello for her performance. The title refers to the White Telephone comedies of the 1930s and 1940s. The film is a comic portrayal of the Italian film industry during the Fascist era in which an ambitious young woman briefly rises to become a film star.
|The Career of a Chambermaid|
|Directed by||Dino Risi|
|Produced by||Pio Angeletti|
|Written by||Bernardino Zapponi|
|Music by||Armando Trovajoli|
|Edited by||Alberto Gallitti|
- Agostina Belli: Marcella Valmarín
- Cochi Ponzoni: Roberto Trevisan
- Maurizio Arena: Luciani
- William Berger: Franz
- Lino Toffolo: Gondrano
- Vittorio Gassman: Franco D’Enza
- Ugo Tognazzi: Adelmo
- Renato Pozzetto: Lt. Bruni
- Dino Baldazzi: Benito Mussolini
- Paolo Baroni: Gabriellino
- Alvaro Vitali: Mario, the son in the brothel
- Gundle, Stephen. Mussolini's Dream Factory: Film Stardom in Fascist Italy. Berghahn Books, 2013.
- Enrico Lancia. I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore, 1998. ISBN 88-7742-221-1.