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Gradiva

Directed by Giorgio Albertazzi
Italy, 1970
Fantasy, Avant-Garde

Synopsis

After unearthing an ancient bas-relief sculpture of the gradiva or ‘woman who walks’ a young archaeologist begins to dream of the figure eluding him, while also pursuing a mysterious woman who eludes him in his waking life. Based on the novella by Wilhelm Jensen.

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Gradiva Directed by Giorgio Albertazzi

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