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3.4
13 Ratings

The Circumstance

La circostanza

Directed by Ermanno Olmi
Italy, 1974
Drama

Synopsis

In Olmi’s elliptical portrait of domestic miscommunication, a bourgeois family’s disintegration is prompted one summer by a motorcycle crash, a business reorganisation seminar and a childbirth.

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The Circumstance
Directed by Ermanno Olmi

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1974 | 2 special mentions

Chicago International Film Festival

1974 | Best Feature (Gold Hugo)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1975 | Nominee: Best New Actress

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