Fathers and Sons (1957 film)

Fathers and Sons (Italian: Padri e figli and also known as A Tailor's Maid) is a 1957 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Monicelli.[1] At the 7th Berlin International Film Festival Monicelli won the Silver Bear for Best Director award.[2]

Fathers and Sons
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Directed byMario Monicelli
Written byLeonardo Benvenuti
Luigi Emmanuele
Agenore Incrocci
Mario Monicelli
Furio Scarpelli
Produced byGuido Giambartolomei
StarringVittorio De Sica
CinematographyLeonida Barboni
Edited byOtello Colangeli
Mario Serandrei
Music byCarlo Rustichelli
Release date
  • 21 February 1957 (1957-02-21)
Running time
99 minutes



  1. ^ "NY Times: Fathers and Sons". Movies & TV Dept. The New York Times. Baseline & All Movie Guide. 2012. Archived from the original on 20 October 2012. Retrieved 20 March 2009.
  2. ^ "7th Berlin International Film Festival: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 30 December 2009.

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