R | | Comedy, Drama, War
The defense of honor, a strong value in Neapolitan society, and its effects on the life of everyman Pasquale Frafuso.
With this film, Lina Wertmüller became the first woman ever nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director. The only other women to be so nominated are Jane Campion for The Piano (1993), Sofia Coppola for Lost in Translation (2003), Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker (2008), and Greta Gerwig for Lady Bird (2017). Bigelow is the only one of the five to have won the award.
You're educated, but in the matter of women I'm way ahead of you.
In the United States the film was shown in both a subtitled and English-dubbed versions.
Italian, German, Neapolitan, Spanish, English
$1,536 16 April 2017