Overview

On the streets of a damp metropolis lie the corpses of hundreds and hundreds of boys and girls. No one can give them a resting place because of a law enacted by a repressive State. But the young Antigone, with the help of a foreigner, Tiresias, violates this rule in the name of pietas, undermining the established order.

  1. Liliana Cavani

    Director, Writer

  2. Italo Moscati

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Britt Ekland

    Britt Ekland

    Antigone

  2. Tomás Milián

    Tomás Milián

    Emone

  3. Pierre Clémenti

    Pierre Clémenti

    Tiresia

  4. Delia Boccardo

    Delia Boccardo

    Ismene

  5. Marino Masé

    Marino Masé

    Ismene's Fiancé

Full Cast & Crew

The Year of the Cannibals
The Year of the Cannibals

Facts

Original Title I cannibali

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 25, 1970
    Premiere

    Meaning

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Content Score

100

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