Cuore Sacro

Cuore sacro (Sacred heart) is a 2005 Italian film which tells the story of an Italian workaholic businesswoman Irene (Barbora Bobuľová) who experiences the loss of two of her friends by suicide. This loss, combined with her desire to sell off a piece of property that includes the living quarters of her eccentric mother, ends up sending her on a journey of emotional and spiritual transformation.

Cuore Sacro
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Directed byFerzan Özpetek
Produced byTilde Corse
Gianni Romoli
Written byFerzan Özpetek
Gianni Romoli
StarringBarbora Bobuľová
Andrea Di Stefano
Lisa Gastoni
Music byAndrea Guerra
CinematographyGianfilippo Corticelli
Edited byPatrizio Marone
Release date
  • 25 February 2005 (2005-02-25)
Running time
120 minutes


The movie won the 2005 David di Donatello awards for Best Actress (Barbora Bobuľová) and Best Production Design (Andrea Crisanti). Other awards were won at the 2005 Flaiano Film Festival, including the Audience Award for Best Actress (Barbora Bobulova), Best Cinematography (Gianfilippo Corticelli), and Best Supporting Actress (Erika Blanc).


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