About the film
The Prince's Manuscript
Release Date: March 31, 2000
|Production Companies||:||Sciarlò, Ministero dei Beni e delle Attivita Culturali e del Turismo|
|Writers||:||Roberto Andò, Salvatore Marcarelli|
The film is a biography of Giuseppe Tomasi (Bouquet), the prince of Lampedusa, who is the author of Il gattopardo, one of the most influential Italian novel of XX century and is adapted on screen by Visconti, THE LEOPARD (1963, 8/10). Directed by Roberto Andò, a native from Palermo, stars two French cinema icons Bouquet and Moreau (as the princess Licy).