Political activist Salvatore returns to his native Sicily and stirs up trouble among the peasants, urging them to confront the Mafia and demand the right to plough their own fields. The ... See full summary »

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Salvatore
Didi Perego ...
Barbara
Turi Ferro ...
Don Vincenzo
Spiros Focás ...
Jachino
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Wilma
Lidia Alfonsi ...
Francesca
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Bastiano
Alessandro Sperli ...
Carmelo
Giulio Girola ...
Medico
Carmen Villani ...
Cantante
Marcella Rovena ...
Madre di Francesca
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Ida Carrara
Alfonso D'Errico
Ignazio Roberto Daidone
Franco Facciolo

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Political activist Salvatore returns to his native Sicily and stirs up trouble among the peasants, urging them to confront the Mafia and demand the right to plough their own fields. The peasants refuse to help him, and Salvatore is marked by the Mafia as a troublemaker... Written by Michael Brooke <michael@everyman.demon.co.uk>

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