- Release Date: Nov 6, 2002
- Summary: A powerful story of an ultra-violent world and the courage of one young woman against all odds. (Film Forum)
- Director: Marco Amenta
- Genre(s): Documentary
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Amenta draws from the diary that Rita kept in the nine months before her death in 1991, interviews with survivors and news footage to tell a riveting and inspiring story right out of "The Godfather."
Stripping away the false glamour generated by pop culture's undying fascination with the Mafia, this hour-long film tells the tragic but inspiring story of a 17-year-old Sicilian woman who risked and ultimately lost her life in order to reveal just what a nasty bunch they really are.