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The Earth Trembles

La terra trema: Episodio del mare

Directed by Luchino Visconti
Italy, 1948


Entirely set and shot in a small village on the east coast of Sicily and using non-professional actors, La terra trema tells the story of a fishing family which attempts to escape from poverty and exploitation by becoming the owner of its own boat.

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The Earth Trembles Directed by Luchino Visconti

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