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The story of Maria Montessori the most famous pedagogue of the world. She spent all her life to make her "metodo" (method) accepted in the archaic Italian school system, while the rest of the world immediately understand the importance of her theories. She was the first Italian Doctor, a famous feminist, a scientist. Her private life was hit by having an illegitimate son and by the Fascism that didn't want to accept completely her theories.

  1. Gianmario Pagano

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Gianluca Maria Tavarelli


  3. Monica Zapelli


  4. Pietro Valsecchi


Top Billed Cast

  1. Paola Cortellesi

    Paola Cortellesi

    Maria Montessori

  2. Massimo Poggio

    Massimo Poggio

    Giuseppe Montesano

  3. Gianmarco Tognazzi

    Gianmarco Tognazzi


  4. Alberto Cracco

    Alberto Cracco

    Preside Baccelli

  5. Alessandro Lucente

    Alessandro Lucente

    Mario Montessori

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Maria Montessori: una vita per i bambini
Maria Montessori: una vita per i bambini



Status Released

Release Information

  • May 28, 2007


Original Language Italian

Runtime 3h 20m

Budget -

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