Invisible Chains

Invisible Chains (Italian: Catene invisibili) is a 1942 Italian drama film directed by Mario Mattoli and starring Alida Valli, Carlo Ninchi and Giuditta Rissone. It was shot at the Cinecittà Studios in Rome. The film's sets were designed by the art directors Ottavio Scotti and Mario Rappini.


Following the death of her industrialist father, a young socialite inherits his business empire. Discovering that she has an illegtimate half-brother, she tries to assist him by finding him employment in the factory, but his criminal behaviour lets her down. Finally she finds love and companionship in the engineer who runs the factory on her behalf.