About the film
new york city italian american mother-in-law catholic woman director 1950s 1960s
Release Date: September 15, 1993
|Producers||:||Jonathan Demme, Richard Guay, Peter Newman|
|Writers||:||Richard Guay, Nancy Savoca, Francine Prose|
A chronicle of an eccentric Italian-American family in New York City in the 1950's and 60's. Young Teresa dreams of joing the convent, over the objections of her family.