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166 Ratings


I girasoli

Directed by Vittorio De Sica
Italy, Soviet Union, 1970
Drama, War, History


In another of the actress’ great collaborations with director Vittorio De Sica, Sophia Loren plays Giovanna, a steel-willed Italian woman on a desperate search to find her husband Antonio (Marcello Mastroianni), who has gone missing on the WWII battlefields of Russia.

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Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1971 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Score

David di Donatello Awards

1970 | Winner: Best Actress

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