Not Wanted

Not Wanted (1949), directed by Ida Lupino and Elmer Clifton, © Film Classics, courtesy of Photofest


Not Wanted

Tuesday, March 10, 1:30 pm

About the Program

In Ida Lupino’s directorial debut, a young and naive mother’s life spirals out of control after her musician beau ditches her for an out-of-town gig. The New Yorker called the film “a startling blend of compassion and invention.”

Directed by Ida Lupino, with Elmer Clifton. (1949, 91 min. No MPAA rating.)