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When peasant girl Nives is deserted by smuggler Gino Lodi, she betrays him to the police. Police officer Enzo Cinti, who loves Nives, traces her to the Po River cane-fields, where she is working as a cutter to support herself and an infant son, and warns her that Gino has escaped from prison and is seeking revenge. She rejects his offer to protect her. Gino finds Nives, mourning the drowning death of their son. He surrenders himself to the police and then walks at Nives' side in the funeral procession.

  1. Mario Soldati

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Giorgio Bassani

    Screenplay

  3. Florestano Vancini

    Screenplay

  4. Basilio Franchina

    Screenplay

  5. Antonio Altoviti

    Screenplay

  6. Pier Paolo Pasolini

    Screenplay

  7. Ennio Flaiano

    Story

  8. Alberto Moravia

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sophia Loren

    Sophia Loren

    Nives Mongolini

  2. Gérard Oury

    Gérard Oury

    Enzo Cinti

  3. Lise Bourdin

    Lise Bourdin

    Tosca

  4. Rik Battaglia

    Rik Battaglia

    Gino Lodi

  5. Enrico Olivieri

    Oscar

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Woman of the River
Woman of the River

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Original Title La donna del fiume

Status Released

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  • January 1, 1954
    Theatrical

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Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 34m

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