The story of exploited textile factory workers in Turin, Italy at the turn of the century and their beginnings of their fight for better working conditions. Professor Sinigaglia (Marcello Mastroianni) is sent by (presumably) the Socialists to help them organize their strike and give form to their struggle.
Drama...Comedy...Power...Wit...Impact...A Remarkable Film!
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This film is part of the Criterion Collection, spine #610. See more
Are you signing?
Tonight we leave early.
Did the manager agree?
Yeah, and pigs fly too.
No, so we're taking matters into our own hands. We're demonstrating like the British.