About

In a series of simple and joyous vignettes, director Roberto Rossellini and co-writer Federico Fellini lovingly convey the universal teachings of the People’s Saint: humility, compassion, faith, and sacrifice. Gorgeously photographed to evoke the medieval paintings of Saint Francis’s time, and cast with monks from the Nocera Inferiore Monastery, The Flowers of St. Francis is a timeless and moving...

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Directed by

Roberto Rossellini

Written by

Federico Fellini (Screenplay)
Roberto Rossellini (Screenplay)
Antonio Lisandrini (Screenplay)
Félix Morlión (Screenplay)

Runtime

87 minutes

Country

Italy

Language

Italian

Tagline

A Movie for Today... And All Time

Cast

Keywords

independent film neo realism italian neo realism

Lists

#488 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?