Marianna Ucrìa

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Marianna Ucrìa

Marianna Ucrìa

Release Date: August 13, 1997

Year    :   1997
Slogan    :   «A great novel, now finally a great motion picture»
Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Cecchi Gori Group Tiger Cinematografica, Eurimages, Fábrica de Imagens
Director    :   Roberto Faenza
Producers    :   Shaila Rubin, Elda Ferri, Maurizio Pastrovich, Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Rita Rusić, Costantino Valente, Jean Dalric, Franco Fogagnolo, T. David Pash, Francesca Ungaro, Chantal Perrin, Apsita Berthelot-Cissé, Mandella Quilici, Ljerka Rusić, Stefano Cialoni, Remo Chiappa, Maria Grazia Pasini, Andrea Mattei, Ghislaine Johnston, Anna Cenciarelli
Writers    :   Sandro Petraglia, Sandro Petraglia, Roberto Faenza, Roberto Faenza, Dacia Maraini
RunTime    :   108 mins.

In 18th-century Sicily, deaf-mute highborn Marianna Ucrìa is forced to marry his uncle Pietro, a disgusting old man, at age 13. She bears three children before even turning 16, when she finally gives birth to a boy. Despite everything, she'll find a way to emancipate herself from the oppressive social conventions of the time.

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