Strategia del ragno
Bertolucci, Bernado (1970)
Metaphysical thriller based on the story 'Theme of the Traitor and the Hero' by Jorge Luis Borges.
Athos Magnani returns to Tara, a small town in the Padana plains, where his father lived and died. For the residents of Tara, time seems to have stood still since Athos Magnani Snr stood up to the district fascists and died at their hands. But as Athos delves into the past he discovers some unpleasant truths and finds himself ensnared in a web of deceit. (Cert. PG)
In Italian with English subtitles. Off-air recording, BBC2, 24/06/1995.
IT FILM 22(DVD) Open access