VIU Movie Series

Posted on: November 20th, 2015 by intern No Comments

Mimì Metallurgico (1972)

Monday, November 23, room 9A at 5 pm

 

Directed by Lina Wertmüller, starring Giancarlo Giannini and Mariangela Melato.

Mimi is a Sicilian dockworker who inadvertently becomes embroiled in an increasingly complicated array of personal conflicts. When he loses his job after voting against a Mafia kingpin in an allegedly secret election, Mimi leaves his wife to find new work. He moves to Turin, where he engages in an affair with a Communist organizer. Soon Mimi finds himself juggling two demanding relationships while plotting to take revenge against the corrupt forces that ruined his life.

 

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