The Snack Thief

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Inspector Montalbano, Series 1 Episode 1 of 10

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

Detective Montalbano investigates the murder of a local businessman called Lapecora. Lapecora's widow suspects that he was killed by his lover Karima, a young Tunisian woman who mysteriously disappeared on the day of the murder. After succeeding in tracking down Karima's five-year-old son Francois, Montalbano realises that the case might be linked to that of a Tunisian man, also killed in mysterious circumstances on the same day that Lapecora died. Meanwhile, Montalbano's partner Livia, who has been entrusted with looking after Francois, becomes very attached to the young orphaned boy.

In Italian with English subtitles.

Credits

Aisha
Mouna Noureddine
Karima
Afef Jnifen
Salvo Montalbano
Luca Zingaretti
Fahrid
Jonis Bascir
Lohengrin Pera
Renato Scarpa
Mimi Augello
Cesare Bocci
Livia Burlando
Katharina Bohm
Signora Lapecora
Guia Jelo
Lattes
Corrado Invernizzi
Director
Alberto Sironi
Writer
Francesco Bruni
Author
Andrea Camilleri

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