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3.6
22 Ratings

The Long Night of '43

La lunga notte del '43

Directed by Florestano Vancini
France, Italy, 1960
Drama

Synopsis

In the midst of World War II, the story of the affair of a young woman, married to a man bound to a wheelchair, with a deserter from the Italian army, intertwines with that of the grab of power of a very fanatical local fascist leader, who gets the hold with a massacre of Pacific opposers…

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The Long Night of '43 Directed by Florestano Vancini

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1960 | Winner: Best First Work

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1961 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

1961 | Nominee: Best Production Design