New York : Fox Lorber Home Video, c1998.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 cm.
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In Italian, with optional subtitles in English.
Omero Antonutti, Saverio Marconi, Marcella Michelangeli, Fabrizio Forte.
Producer, Giuliani G. De Negri ; writers/directors, Paolo e Vittorio Taviani ; director of photography, Mario Masini ; editor, Roberto Perpignani ; music, Egisto Macchi.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1977.
Based on the autobiographical novel Padre padrone by Gavino Ledda.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
The story of a son's development under an oppressive father. Gavino lives in solitude as an illiterate Sardinian shepherd. Finally he revolts against his father and his own illiteracy, studies and earns a degree and finds his identity through his newly-found ability to communicate.
Special features: filmographies.
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