Un uomo a metà

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Un uomo a metà (internationally released as Almost a Man and Half a Man) is a 1966 Italian drama film directed by Vittorio De Seta.[1] The film entered the competition at the 1966 Venice Film Festival, in which Jacques Perrin was awarded with the Volpi Cup for Best Actor.[2]

Un uomo a metà
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Directed byVittorio De Seta
Produced byVittorio De Seta
Written byVittorio De Seta
Fabio Carpi
Vera Gherarducci
StarringJacques Perrin
Music byEnnio Morricone
CinematographyDario Di Palma
Edited byFernanda Papa
Release date
  • 22 September 1966 (1966-09-22)
Running time
93 minutes


While locked up in a mental health clinic, Michele looks back on his life. This includes reflecting on his controlling mother and selfish brother, who influenced Michele's neurosis that makes it difficult for him to establish relationships with women.



Un uomo a metà
Soundtrack album by
Released1966 (original album)
LabelRCA Italiana
Ennio Morricone chronology
The Hills Run Red
Un uomo a metà
How I Learned to Love Women

All music by Ennio Morricone.

  1. "Requiem Per Un Destino" – 23:08 (Chorus and orchestra)


  1. ^ Alessandro Rais (1995). Il cinema di Vittorio De Seta. Giuseppe Maimone editore, 1995. ISBN 8877510889.
  2. ^ Lino Miccichè. Storia del cinema italiano. Bianco & nero, 2001. ISBN 8831778501.

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