• The Little World of Don Camillo

    1951. France/Italy. Julien Duvivier. 107 min.

Sunday, May 24, 2009, 2:00 p.m.


  • The Little World of Don Camillo

    1951. France/Italy. Directed by Julien Duvivier. Screenplay by Julien Duvivier, René Barjavel, based on the stories of Giovanni Guareschi. With Fernandel, Gino Cervi, Vera Talchi. This French blockbuster, the first in a series of satirical films based on Guareschi’s beloved stories, features the great comic actor Fernandel in top form as a famous priest who engages in a battle of cosmic proportions with the parish’s Communist mayor. Duvivier finds wit and warmth—as well as the chance for unity and understanding—in warring ideologies. In Italian; English subtitles. 107 min.

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