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3.3
26 Ratings

The Lovemakers

La viaccia

Directed by Mauro Bolognini
Italy, 1961
Drama

Synopsis

The death of a wealthy patriarch in 1885 sets off an interfamily power struggle. Son Ferdinando buys out his other relatives in order to gain full control over the dead man’s property. But his nephew Amerigo holds out. Amerigo’s stance is weakened when he heads for Florence and meets a prostitute.

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The Lovemakers Directed by Mauro Bolognini

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1962 | 3 wins including: Best Costume Design

1962 | 2 nominations including: Best Score

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