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Tree of Wooden Clogs, The
Olmi, Ermanno. Italy. 1978.
- Tree of Wooden Clogs, The
- Alternate Title:
- L’Albero Degli Zoccoli
- Olmi, Ermanno
- Production Co:
- Ital-Noleggio Cinematografico; G.P.C. Gruppo Produzione Cinema - Milano
- The Criterion Collection, 2017
- BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   187 minutes.   color.
sound - monaural.   fullscreen
- Bergamasque language with English subtitles; optional Italian audio
- 4 K restoration by The Film Foundation and Cineteca di Bologna. A sensual immersion in late nineteenth century Italian peasant life adapted in a neorealist style with local non-actors to tell the story of four families working for one landowner on a provincial Bergamo estate. Winner 1978 Palm d’Or, Cannes Film Festival.
Supplemental materials include: intro by Mike Leigh; interviews with director Olmi, cast and crew; trailer; essay booklet.
- Link to:
- FII catalog |