The Year of the Cannibals

Directed byLiliana CAVANI

With:Britt Ekland,Pierre Clementi,Tomas Milian

Produced by: Doria and San Marco


In this modern reworking of the drama of Sophocles’ Antigone, set in the city of Milan, a totalitarian government attemps to quash any form of rebellion by banning the burial of citizens killed by the regime’s police. The omnipresent opression of the regime – with people going about their every day lives stepping over the corpses that litter the streets – is challenged by Antigone, who is determined to bury her dead brother’s body…

84min Italian