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310 Ratings


Vaghe stelle dell'Orsa...

Directed by Luchino Visconti
Italy, 1965
Drama, War, Mystery


Sandra comes back to Volterra, in Tuscany, the little town where she spent her childhood. She is with her American husband, Andrew. She wishes to pay homage to her father who died in Auschwitz where she was still a little child. In Volterra, Andrew meets for the first time Gianni, Sandra’s brother.

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Sandra Directed by Luchino Visconti

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1965 | 2 wins including: Golden Lion

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1966 | Winner: Best Cinematography, B/W

1966 | Nominee: Best Screenplay

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