About the film
shepherd illiteracy accordion sheep sardinia, italy biography bestiality abusive father
Release Date: May 20, 1977
|Production Companies||:||RAI, CINEMA S.r.l.|
|Director||:||Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani|
|Writers||:||Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani, Gavino Ledda|
The true story of the life of Gavino Ledda, the son of a Sardinian shepherd, and how he managed to escape his harsh, almost barbaric existence by slowly educating himself, despite violent opposition from his brutal father.