Original name: Novecento
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 245 min.
Set in Bertolucci's ancestral region of Emilia, the film chronicles the lives of two men during the political turmoils that took place in Italy in the first half on the 20th century.
epic, stylized, captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking, breathtaking, enigmatic, reflective, melancholic ...
fascism, politics, communism, friendship, idealism, brutality, male nudity, revolution, social differences, corruption, political, violence, pornography, ambition, rebellion, runaway, society, catastrophe, complex characters, state affairs, storytelling, execution, death, unlikely friendships, rise to the top ...
20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 1920s ...
italy, europe, france