About

The tale of an individualist proletarian in a time marked by the rise of mass political movements. In early 20th-century Italy, illiterate sailor Martin Eden seeks fame as a writer while torn between the love of a bourgeois girl and allegiance to his social class.

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Directed by

Pietro Marcello

Written by

Jack London (Book)
Pietro Marcello (Writer)
Maurizio Braucci (Writer)

Runtime

125 minutes

Country

Italy, Germany, France

Language

Italian

Cast

Photos

Lists

#47 on The 50 Most Critically-Acclaimed Films of 2019 They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?