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3.8
707 Ratings

Senso

Directed by Luchino Visconti
Italy, 1954
Romance

Synopsis

This lush, Technicolor tragic romance from Luchino Visconti stars Alida Valli as a nineteenth-century Italian countess who, amid the Austrian occupation of her country, puts her marriage and political principles on the line by engaging in a torrid affair with a dashing Austrian lieutenant.

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Senso Directed by Luchino Visconti

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2009

Venice Film Festival

1954

Berlin International Film Festival

1988

Locarno International Film Festival

1995

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