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Title The unknown woman = La sconosciuta / scritto e diretto da Giuseppe Tornatore ; prodotto da Medusa Film ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Giuseppe Tornatore ; collaborazione alla sceneggiatura, Massimo de Rita ; una coproduzione italo-francese, Medusa Film-Manigolda Film, in collaborazione con Sky ; regia, Giuseppe Tornatore.

Published [Copenhagen, Denmark] : Scanbox Entertainment, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 videodisc (DVD) (116 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Credits Cinematography, Fabio Zamarion ; editor, Massimo Quaglia ; music, Ennio Morricone.
Notes Originally released in 2006 as a motion picture.
Special features: commentary by Giuseppe Tornatore; list of cast and crew; trailer.
Performers Ksenia Rappoport, Michele Placido, Claudia Gerini.
Summary Irena is a young Ukrainian woman living in an Italian city. Soon we discover she has a horrible past of violence and humiliation. To pursue a mysterious aim she manages, by any means legal and illegal, to get the job as an house servant for a wealthy couple with a little girl. She grows closer to the family, especially to the girl, who suffers from a rare neurological disease. But someone will come back from her past, bringing new horrors and violence.
Audience Classification: 18.
System notes DVD ; PAL ; region 2; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; aspect ratio 1:2.35.
Language notes Italian dialogue with optional English subtitles; Italian subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Other author Tornatore, Giuseppe, 1956-
De Rita, Massimo.
Rappoport, Ksenii͡a.
Placido, Michele.
Gerini, Claudia, 1971-
Morricone, Ennio.
Zamarion, Fabio.
Quaglia, Massimo.
Medusa Film.
Manigolda Film (Firm)
Sky (Firm)
Medusa Home Entertainment (Firm)
Scanbox Entertainment (Firm : Great Britain)
Subject Women immigrants -- Italy -- Drama.
Women household employees -- Italy -- Drama.
Ukrainians -- Italy -- Drama.
Prostitutes -- Italy -- Drama.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Variant Title Sconosciuta.
Standard Number 5706152399782
Publisher Number SCBX9978 Scanbox Entertainment