Erotic drama directed by Tinto Brass, with a score by Ennio Morricone. Set in Italy in 1945, at the end of the Nazi occupation, the film tells the story of Livia (Anna Galiena), the beautiful wife of a high-ranking ministry official who is travelling to Venice to meet Helmut Schultz (Gabriel Garko), a dashing young SS lieutenant with whom she is having a torrid affair. Along the way she relives the sexual experiences that have brought her to this point. Arriving in Venice, she finds the city in chaos - and a surprise awaiting her that serves to reflect her personal situation in the historic and political events occurring around her.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 0 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), WIDESCREEN, SPECIAL FEATURES: Cast/Crew Interview(s), Interactive Menu, Scene Access, Trailer(s), SYNOPSIS: Directed by Tinto Brass, Senso '45 takes place during the waning period of Nazi occupation in Venice, and is based on an 1882 novella written by Camillo Boito. When a wealthy, politically connected older woman named Livia (Anna Galiena) develops a relationship with Helmut (Gabriel Garko), a rakish, opportunistic SS officer, both are sucked into a state of moral decline similar to that which the country itself has gone into since the occupation. Senso '45 also features Franco Branciaroli, Antonio Salines, Loredana Cannata, Erika Savastani, and Simona Borioni.
...Black Angel ( Senso '45 ) ( Senso Forty Five )