TORINO. 50 Azioni. red, black. No 312551-600. By the middle of the 1920s the Italian film industry was almost dead. The best hope for its resurrection appeared to be Stefano Pittaluga. Italy's dictator, Mussolini, asked him to try to relaunch the industry. He had formed this company in Torino in 1919. By 1927 he was operating 300 cinemas all over Italy. In 1929 he reorganised the company, when this share was issued. Colourful border, and design of a woman holding the masks of tragedy and comedy.
Date: 30 April 1929
Startprice: € 100