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The Life of Giuseppe Verdi

Giuseppe Verdi

Directed by Carmine Gallone
Italy, 1938
Biography, Music

Synopsis

Giuseppe Verdi, a dreamer and non-conformist teenager, decides to leave his hometown to study music in Milan. Faced with the initial rejection of the select circle of Italian opera, Verdi lives in failure until he meets the popular soprano Giuseppina Strepponi, with whom he marries.

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The Life of Giuseppe Verdi Directed by Carmine Gallone

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1938 | Winner: Best Italian Film/Fascist Party Cup

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