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25 Ratings

A Man of Straw

L'uomo di paglia

Directed by Pietro Germi
Italy, 1958


Andrea Zaccardi has returned home from hunting. He and his wife Luisa are very close. Their young son Giulio develops a cough. The doctor recommends the seaside. Luisa leaves with Giulio for several weeks. Andrea stays to work at the metal shop.

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A Man of Straw Directed by Pietro Germi

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1959 | 3 wins including: Best Director

1959 | 3 nominations including: Best Original Story

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