About the film
Release Date: May 19, 2009
|Slogan||:||«The story of Mussolini's secret lover, Ida Dalser, and their son Albino.»|
|Production Companies||:||Celluloid Dreams, Offside, 01 Distribution, RAI|
|Producers||:||Mario Gianani, Stefania De Santis, Olivia Sleiter|
The story of the descent into madness of Mussolini's secret first wife, Ida Dasler, who was seduced by his passion and vigour but blind to the fascist dictator's many flaws. A historical drama with the passion, lyricism and tragedy of a classical Italian opera. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.