The Widow (1939 film)

The Widow (Italian:La vedova) is a 1939 Italian drama film directed by Goffredo Alessandrini and starring Isa Pola, Leonardo Cortese and Osvaldo Valenti. A mother's possessive love for her dead son leads to a hostile attitude towards his widow.[1]

The Widow
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Directed byGoffredo Alessandrini
Written byRenato Simoni (play)
Tomaso Smith
Goffredo Alessandrini
StarringIsa Pola
Leonardo Cortese
Osvaldo Valenti
Ruggero Ruggeri
Music byGiorgio Federico Ghedini
CinematographyUbaldo Arata
Edited byGiorgio Simonelli
Production
company
Distributed byScalera Film
Release date
9 February 1939
Running time
93 minutes
CountryItaly
LanguageItalian

Main castEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reich & Garofalo p.18

BibliographyEdit

  • Reich, Jacqueline & Garofalo, Piero. Re-viewing Fascism: Italian Cinema, 1922-1943. Indiana University Press, 2002.

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