Un tranquillo posto di campagna

Category

Feature films

International title

A Quiet Place in the Country

Country of production

Italy, France

Year

1968

Synopsis

Leonardo Ferri, a painter in creative crisis and tormented by frequent nightmares in which he is the victim of his lover and manager Flavia, decides to move to an abandoned Venetian villa to find peace and set up his atelier. When he learns about Wanda's story, the Venetian countess who lived in the villa and was mysteriously killed, Leonardo is convinced of the presence of her ghost in the house and of her hostility towards Flavia, victim of strange phenomena every time she comes to the villa.

Subject

Elio Petri, Tonino Guerra

Direction

Elio Petri

Script

Elio Petri, Tonino Guerra, Luciano Vincenzoni

Photography

Luigi Kuveiller

Scenography

Sergio Canevari

Costumes

Giulio Coltellacci

Original music

Ennio Morricone

Editing

Ruggero Mastroianni

Cast

Franco Nero, Vanessa Redgrave, Georges Géret, Madeleine Damien, Gabriella Boccardo, Valerio Ruggeri, Rita Calderoni, Renato Menegotto

Producer

Alberto Grimaldi

Production

Produzioni Europee Associate (PEA), Les Productions Artistes Associés, Produzioni Associate Delphos

Distributor

Produzioni Europee Associate (PEA)
Les Artistes Associés