Rome: Pegaso, 1969. Treatment script for an unproduced film. Text in English.
A bleak retelling of the siege of Masada by Roman troops in 74 AD, leading one thousand Jews to commit suicide in order to avoid death at the hands of the Roman soldiers. An early career script by noted Italian screenwriter Nicola Badalucco, who was best known for "The Damned" (1969), which won an Oscar for Best Screenplay.
Set in the Masada fortress in Israel.
Pink titled wrappers. Title page present, noted as Film treatment, with credits for screenwriter Nicola BADALUCCO. 147 leaves, with last page of text numbered 145. Mimeographed, rectos only. Pages Very Good plus, wrapper Very Good plus, bound internally with two gold brads.