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Libera, My Love (1975)

Libera, amore mio! (original title)
Director Mauro Bolognini inserts this story in Fascist Italy, with careful attention to details. The couple formed by Matteo Zannoni (Bruno Cirino) and Libera Valente (Cardinale) can't bear... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Libera Valente
Bruno Cirino ...
Matteo Zanoni
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Felice Valente - Libera's father
Philippe Leroy ...
Franco Testa
Luigi Diberti ...
Ceccarelli, the taxi driver
Tullio Altamura ...
Political Internee - afterwards CLN President
Rosalba Neri ...
Wanda, wife of Testa
Eleonora Morana ...
The Fascist Teacher
Rosita Pisano ...
Matteo's Sister
Luigi Patriarca ...
Carlo - Libera's son, as a boy
Marco Lucantoni ...
Carlo - Libera's son, as a young man
M. Vittoria Virgili ...
Anna - Libera's daughter
Elisabetta Virgili ...
Libera as a young woman / Anna - Libera's daughter, as a young woman
Bekim Fehmiu ...
Sandro Poggi
Franco Balducci ...
The police Commissioner
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Director Mauro Bolognini inserts this story in Fascist Italy, with careful attention to details. The couple formed by Matteo Zannoni (Bruno Cirino) and Libera Valente (Cardinale) can't bear fascism. They move constantly between cities, settling down in Modena, where Libera quickly collides with the fascist political commissar Franco Testa (Philippe Leroy). Libera has to suffer awful moments due to her attachment to the resistance, and to the political and sexual harassment from Testa. Written by Jorge

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Italian censorship visa # 65998 delivered on 5-2-1975. See more »

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