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69 Ratings

Brother Sun, Sister Moon

Fratello sole, sorella luna

Directed by Franco Zeffirelli
United Kingdom, Italy, 1972
Drama, Biography


This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.

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Brother Sun, Sister Moon Directed by Franco Zeffirelli

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1974 | Nominee: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1973 | Winner: OCIC Award

BAFTA Awards

1974 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1973 | Winner: Best Cinematography

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