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23 Ratings

The Great Pumpkin

Il grande cocomero

Directed by Francesca Archibugi
Italy, France, 1993
Drama, Family


After many years of medical treatment Valentina, apparently an epileptic girl, has been sent to a psychiatric clinic. Here she finds Arturo, a young psychiatrist, who is able to establish with Valentina an intense relationship.

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The Great Pumpkin Directed by Francesca Archibugi

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1993 | Special Mention: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1994 | 3 wins including: Best Producer

1994 | 3 nominations including: Best Director

David di Donatello Awards

1993 | 3 wins including: Best Film

1993 | 4 nominations including: Best Producer

Golden Globes (Italy)

1993 | Winner: Best Actor

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