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3.6
368 Ratings

Red Wood Pigeon

Palombella rossa

Directed by Nanni Moretti
Italy, 1989
Comedy, Sport

Synopsis

Because of an accident, Michele, an important figure of Italian Communist Party, has lost his memory. During a long and bizarre water-polo match, strange characters urge him to remember his past.

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Red Wood Pigeon Directed by Nanni Moretti

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Filmcritica Bastone Bianco Award

São Paulo International Film Festival

1990 | Winner: Critics Award

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1990 | Winner: Best Original Story

1990 | Nominee: Best Director

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