About

In a farmhouse in southern Italy, an old woman dies. Her husband summons their sons: from Rome, Raffaele, a judge facing a political case for which he risks assassination; from Naples, the religious and ideological Rocco, a counselor at a correctional institute for boys; from Turin, Nicola, a factory worker involved in labor disputes. Once home, each encounters the past and engages in reveries of...

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Directed by

Francesco Rosi

Written by

Tonino Guerra (Writer)
Francesco Rosi (Writer)
Andrey Platonov (Book)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

Italy, France

Language

Italian

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book funeral death terrorism mafia

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film