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In the Name of the Father

Nel nome del padre

Directed by Marco Bellocchio
Italy, 1971


It’s 1958, the year of the death of Pius XII, the most clerical and authoritarian of modern pontiffs. In a boarding school, the handsome, rich and rebellious Angelo Transeunti arrives. He is a devotee of the “overman“. With his arrival, the school life is shattered.

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In the Name of the Father Directed by Marco Bellocchio

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