The Awakening (1956)


The Awakening Poster
Original Title: Suor Letizia
Type: Movie
Genre: Drama
Runtime: 97 Minutes    (1 Hours : 37 Minutes)
Release Date: 18 Oct 1956 (Italy)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
Italian
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Mario Camerini
Writer: 
Antonio Altoviti, Siro Angeli, Vito Blasi
Stars: 
Anna Magnani, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Antonio Cifariello  »




Description

A Roman nun who was a missionary in Africa for 20 years is sent to a convent near Naples where she grows very fond of a boy whose father has died. The child's mother is about to leave him to follow a worker she is in love with who has...




Plot

A Roman nun who was a missionary in Africa for 20 years is sent to a convent near Naples where she grows very fond of a boy whose father has died. The child's mother is about to leave him to follow a worker she is in love with who has decided to emigrate to America. Written by Salvatore Santangelo




Tagline

The World's Most Honored Actress Anna MAGNANI THE MAGNIFICENT in Her Newest Italian Triumph





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Il più grande amore (Italy)
    Quando gli angeli non volano (Italy)
    The Awakening (United States)
    La dernière tentation (France)
    Kun enkelit eivät lennä (Finland)

  • Company

    Rizzoli Film

  • Country

    Italy

  • Certification

    Australia:G
    Finland:K-16
    West Germany:12





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.37 : 1

  • Color

    Black and White

  • Sound Mix

    Mono





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    2 wins & 1 nomination.