About

In rural Sicily, the fishermen live at the mercy of the greedy wholesalers. One family risks everything to buy their own boat and operate independently.

7.9
22
Directed by

Luchino Visconti

Written by

Luchino Visconti (Screenplay)
Giovanni Verga (Novel)
Antonio Pietrangeli (Screenplay)

Runtime

165 minutes

Country

Italy

Language

Italian

Cast

Keywords

boat fisherman fish sicily neo realism italian neo realism

Lists

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