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78 Ratings

Tea with Mussolini

Directed by Franco Zeffirelli
United Kingdom, Italy, 1999
Drama, Comedy


1935. A group of elderly British women, who the Italians have named the Scorpioni, have chosen Italy, specifically Florence, as a place to live to blend their proper British sensibilities with their love of Italian art and culture.

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Tea with Mussolini Directed by Franco Zeffirelli

Awards & Festivals

BAFTA Awards

2000 | Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

2000 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2000 | Winner: Best Costume Design

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