Film

La Lupa

(The Devil Is a Woman)

Retrospettiva: Alberto Lattuada

Italy  ·  1953  ·  DCP 2K  ·  Black and White  ·  92'  ·  o.v. Italian

Restored by CSC – Cineteca Nazionale with the support of Lucania Film Commission and Sensi Cinema. Screening courtesy of Studiocanal.
Screening

Thursday 5 | 8 | 2021, 20:00  ·  GranRex  ·  Sub. English


Screening

Saturday 14 | 8 | 2021, 14:00  ·  Cinema Rialto 1  ·  Sub. English

The film moves the action to Matera. La Lupa marries off her daughter to a soldier with whom she herself had an affair. Desire violates social norms. “I enjoyed the dramatic thread. And I was increasingly attracted to the sexual theme”. (A. Lattuada)

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Information

Director

Alberto Lattuada

Cast

Kerima , Ettore Manni, May Britt, Mario Passante

Producer

Dino De Laurentiis, Carlo Ponti

Executive producer

Nello Meniconi

Cinematography

Aldo Tonti

Editing

Leo Catozzo

Music

Felice Lattuada

Screenplay adapted by

Alberto Lattuada, Ennio De Concini, Alberto Moravia, Luigi Malerba, Ivo Perilli, Antonio Pietrangeli

Based on a literary work by

Giovanni Verga

Production

Ponti-De Laurentiis Cinematografica

World Sales

Studio Canal
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Print

CSC – Cineteca Nazionale
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