THE NIGHT OF SAN LORENZO

A film by Vittorio Taviani & Paolo Taviani

Cast : Omero Antonutti, Margarita Lozano

1982 / drama / Italie / original title : LA NOTTE DI SAN LORENZO / 110’ / Color / status : completed / Italian / long feature-film / French catalog

The Night of San Lorenzo, the night of the shooting stars, is the night when dreams come true in Italian folklore. In 1944, a group of Italians flee their town after hearing rumours that the Nazis plan to blow it up and that the Americans are about to arrive to liberate them.

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