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The Tree of Wooden Clogs (L'albero degli zoccoli)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama
Release Date:January 1, 1978
Running time:170 minutes
Cast:Luigi Ornaghi, Francesca Moriggi, Omar Brignoli, Antonio Ferrari, Teresa Brescianini
Director:Ermanno Olmi
Writer:Ermanno Olmi

Description: Italian filmmaker Ermanno Olmi's Tree of the Wooden Clogs covers a period of twelve months, dividing its time between three peasant families, all of whom work on the estate of an all-but-absentee landlord. Special emphasis is given the interrelationships between the various family members and their neighbors. Tree of the Wooden Clogs was honored with the Golden Palm award at the Cannes Film Festival.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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