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Il conformista
Archived: Il conformista - The Conformist (1970)

director: Bernardo Bertolucci

composer: Georges Delerue
With: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Stefania Sandrelli, a.o.

duration: 113 minutes
Drama, Political

Film Fest Gent - Il conformista

In the fascist Italy of the 1930s, Marcello Clerici seeks acceptance and a refutation of his hidden homosexuality, by joining the secret police. "Bertolucci manages to combine the bravura style of Fellini, the sense of period of Visconti and the political commitment of Elio Petri." (The Los Angeles Times)


director: Bernardo Bertolucci
composer: Georges Delerue
producer: Maurizio Lodi-Fè
screenplay: Bernardo Bertolucci based on the novel by Alberto Moravia
Editor: Franco Arcalli
Cinematography: Vittorio Storaro

production company: Mars Film

More info

dialogue: Italian, French, English, Latin, Chinese
subtitles: Dutch subt.
country: Italy - France - West Germany
year: 1970


Bernardo Bertolucci (1941): The Grim Reaper (1962), Before the Revolution (1964), Il canale (1966), Partner (1968), Love and Anger (1969), Il conformista (1970), The Spider's Stratagem (1970), La salute è malata (1971), Last Tango in Paris (1972), 1900 (1976), Luna (1979), The Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man (1981), L'addio a Enrico Berlinguer (1984), The Last Emperor (1987), 12 registi per 12 città (1989), The Sheltering Sky (1990), Little Buddha (1993), Stealing Beauty (1996), Besieged (1998), Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (2002), The Dreamers (2003), Me and You (2012).

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,66

Other festival films by director Bernardo Bertolucci

1999:The Last Emperor
1997:Last Tango in Paris
1996:Il Conformista
1978:La Commare secca


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