Country: Italy
Year: 1995
Duration: 20'

Sixteenyearold Christian is obsessed with the idea of having a scooter. For him, this is everything. After he misses the bus one morning, he meets Schizzo, a thief. Schizzo offers Christian a ride on his flashy stolen scooter. Their friendship lasts two days, the time it takes to commit a robbery so that Christian can get the money to buy the muchdesired scooter for himself.


film director

Roberto Palmerini

Roberto Palmerini has worked for many years as assistant director, casting director, and, most recently, as screenwriter. He has collaborated with many Italian and foreign directors, such as Mauro Bolognini, Liliana Cavani, Christian De Sica, George Charles Finch, and Anthony Page.


Scooter (1995).


& Credits

Director and screenplay: Roberto Palmerini.
Director of photography: Giuseppe Lanci.
Art director: Davide Bassan.
Editor: Bruno Sarandrea.
Music: Paolo Margoni.
Sound: Dino Raini, Roberto Tomaselli.
Cast: Francesco Tinaro, Danny Durantini, Maurizio Mattioli.
Production company: Filmcraft Srl., via Paolo Frisi 50, 00197 Roma, tel. e fax +39065577761.