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Martina lives in the Rome's zoo, because her father is the guardian. She becomes friend with a young Slavic escaped from a gypsy camp. When the police arrives searching for the kid, they run away riding an elephant!

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Martina
Marco Parente ...
Ratt
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Il padre di Martina / Le père de Martina
Valentina Maschetti ...
Chiara
Louis Ducreux ...
Il vecchio guardiano / Le vieux gardien
Victor Poletti ...
Giuseppe, il cuoco
Eleonora Parlante ...
La maestra / L'institutrice
Andrea Gnecco ...
Il fabbro / Le forgeron
Tommaso Pernice ...
Poliziotto
Paola Pedica ...
Poliziotto
Augusto Zeppetelli ...
Poliziotto
Sebastiano Nardone ...
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Martina, twelve years old, lives in the Rome's zoo, because her father is the guardian. She spends all the days in the garden living strictly in contact with the zoo's animals. Anyway she feels alone. One day she meets and becomes friend with a young Slavic escaped from a gypsy camp. He is in request by the police. When the police arrive searching for the kid, they both run away riding an elephant! Written by 1felco

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