For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.

The Words of My Father

Le parole di mio padre

Directed by Francesca Comencini
Italy, 2001


The story of a young man, Zeno, who is an outcast in his own family; he finds employment at an art gallery owned by Giovanni Malfenti, a longtime friend of the family, who brings him home to meet his four daughters.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what’s now showing
The Words of My Father Directed by Francesca Comencini

Awards & Festivals

David di Donatello Awards

2002 | Nominee: Best Sound

Golden Globes (Italy)

2001 | Nominee: Best Actress

Related films