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11 Ratings

The Scent of Blood

L'odore del sangue

Directed by Mario Martone
Italy, France, 2004


Carlo and Silvia are married since twenty years. He lives with a young lover, while Silvia lives in their original flat. Their ‘regular’ menage changes when also Silvia starts meeting others men, and in particular a young and violent neo-fascist.

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The Scent of Blood Directed by Mario Martone

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2004 | Directors' Fortnight

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2005 | Nominee: Best Cinematography

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