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11 Ratings

Sons and Daughters


Directed by Marco Bechis
Italy, Argentina, 2001


A woman gives birth, as two men wait outside to take her child from her. The woman has twins, the midwife manages to hide the baby girl in a bag.
In Milan twenty years later, Javier, the male twin, lives totally unaware of past events.

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Sons and Daughters Directed by Marco Bechis

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2001 | Winner: Cinema for Peace Award (CinemAvvenire' Award)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2002 | 2 nominations including: Best Original Story

David di Donatello Awards

2002 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

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