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100 Ratings


Italy, France, 1984
Drama, Fantasy


This film is about four separate tales of Sicilian life: one of a Sicilian mother longing for her two sons who emigrated to Sante Fe; another concerns a lonely bride; the third reflects a wealthy landowner’s hold over villagers, and the last is of a village elder and his burial plot.

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Kaos Directed by Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1985 | Winner: Best Screenplay

David di Donatello Awards

1985 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay

1985 | 6 nominations including: Best Music

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