• 1985
  • Movie
  • NR
  • War

An adaptation of the novel by Morante set in Italy between 1941 and 1947, HISTORY stars Cardinale as a half-Jewish schoolteacher in Rome who struggles to survive WW II and care for her sons while keeping her identity a secret. At the beginning of the film, Cardinale is the mother of teenager Schiavi. After Cardinale is raped by a German soldier, she gives...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Source (1 Credit)
Elsa Morante
Producer (1 Credit)
Paolo Infascelli
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Franco Di Giacomo
Editor (1 Credit)
Nino Baragli
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Fiorenzo Carpi
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Paolo Comencini

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