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The Forbidden Christ

Il Cristo proibito

Directed by Curzio Malaparte
Italy, 1951


In the autumn of 1950, after ten years of war and captivity in Russia, Bruno, an Italian worker, returns to his home country. There, people know of his decision to find and kill the person who betrayed his brother to the fascists and who is responsible for his death…

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The Forbidden Christ Directed by Curzio Malaparte

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1951 | Winner: Special Prize of the City of Berlin

National Board of Review

1953 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

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