Noi donne siamo fatte così (1971)

The film consists of twelve episodes, all with Monica Vitti as the protagonist.


Dino Risi


Dino Risi (story "Una Giornata Laborativa"), Luciano Vincenzoni (story "Zoe la Romantica") | 14 more credits »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Monica Vitti ... Orchestra Member (segment "Una giornata lavorativa") / Zoe (segment "Romantica") / Annunziata (segment "Mamma") / Teresa (segment "Schiava d'amore") / Alberta (segment "Il mondo cammina") / Eliana (segment "Vietnam") / Katherine (segment "Et Dominus venit") / Erika (segment "La motocicletta") / Palmira (segment "Cuore di padrone") / Agata (segment "L'angolo dei cieli") / Laura (segment "L'allumeuse") / Fulvia (segment "Chiamate Roma 21-21")
Carlo Giuffrè ... Ferdinando, Alberta's Husband (segment "Il mondo cammina")
Enrico Maria Salerno ... Professor Ivano Borghi (segment "Romantica")
Ettore Manni ... Teresa's Husband (segment "Schiava d'amore")
Jean Rougeul ... Il giudice
Michele Cimarosa Michele Cimarosa ... Annunziata's Husband (segment "Mamma")
Jacques Stany Jacques Stany ... (as Jack Stany)
Michel Bardinet Michel Bardinet
Greta Vayan Greta Vayan ... (as Greta Vaillant)
Luigi Zerbinati Luigi Zerbinati ... Client of Katherine
Renzo Marignano Renzo Marignano ... Guest of Alberta with recorder (segment "Il mondo cammina")
Pupo De Luca Pupo De Luca ... Guest of Alberta (segment "Il mondo cammina")
Filippo De Gara Filippo De Gara ... Il fratello di Zazà
Giuliano Persico Giuliano Persico ... Ferdinando
Ileana Rigano Ileana Rigano ... Marina


The film consists of twelve episodes, all with Monica Vitti as the protagonist.

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Release Date:

31 January 1975 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Dodeka fores thilyko See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)


Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Italian censorship visa # 58914 delivered on 21-9-1971. See more »

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