Tempest (1958 film)

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Tempest (1958 film) .jpg
Italian theatrical release poster
Directed by Alberto Lattuada
Produced by Dino De Laurentiis
Written by Alexander Pushkin (novel)
Ivo Perilli
Alberto Lattuada
Starring Silvana Mangano
Music by Piero Piccioni
Cinematography Aldo Tonti
Edited by Otello Colangeli
Henri Rust
Release date
December 1, 1958
Running time
120 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian
Box office $1.5 million (est. US/ Canada rentals)[1]

La tempesta (internationally released as Tempest) is a 1958 Italian drama film directed by Alberto Lattuada. It is based on A History of Pugachev and novel The Captain's Daughter both by Alexander Pushkin.[2] For this film Lattuada was awarded a David di Donatello for Best Director.[3]



  1. ^ "1959: Probable Domestic Take", Variety, 6 January 1960 p 34
  2. ^ Callisto Cosulich. I Film di Alberto Lattuada. Gremese Editore, 1985. ISBN 8876051872. 
  3. ^ Enrico Lancia. I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore, 1998. ISBN 88-7742-221-1. 

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