Traitor, The


Il traditore
reż|dir Marco Bellocchio | IT, FR, DE, BR| 2019 | 135 min
prod|pro Beppe Caschetto, Viola Fügen, Simone Gattoni, Caio Gullane, Fabiano Gullane, Alexandra Henochsberg, Michael Weber scen|wr Marco Bellocchio, Valia Santella, Ludovica Rampoldi, Francesco Piccolo zdj|ph Vladan Radovic muz|mus Nicola Piovani mon|ed Francesca Calvelli ob|cast Pierfrancesco Favino, Luigi Lo Cascio, Fausto Russo Alesi, Maria Fernanda Cândido, Fabrizio Ferracane dys|dis Gutek Film


In the early 80s, the war between the godfathers of the Sicilian mafia is at its height. Tommaso Buscetta, a member of Cosa Nostra, fled his country to hide in Brazil. Meanwhile, in Italy, the situations is becoming more brutal, and the relatives of Buscetta are murdered one after the other. Arrested by the Brazilian police then extradited, Buscetta, makes a decision that will change the story of the mafia: meet Judge Falcone and betray the oath made to Cosa Nostra.

2019 Cannes FF – nominated for Palme d'Or

Marco Bellocchio (1939) He is screenwriter and director. He is author of feature, documentary and short films, both for television and cinema, covering a wide range of genres and themes. Together with Bernardo Bertolucci and Pier Paolo Pasolini, is one of the most important Italian artists. Considered the leading Italian contester, questioning the prevailing ideologies and narratives. Bellocchio’s stories are often based on real events, with his very individual commentary and uncompromising point of view. During over fifty years of creative work, he was awarded numerous prizes.

2019 Zdrajca|Il traditore|The Traitor
2016 Słodkich snów|Fai bei sogni|Sweet Dreams
2015 Krew z mojej krwi|Sangue del mio sangue|Blood of My Blood
2012 Śpiąca królewna|Bella addormentata|Dormant Beauty
2009 Zwycięzca|Vincere
2006 Reżyser ceremonii ślubnych|Il regista di matrimoni|Wedding Director
2003 Witaj, nocy|Buongiorno, notte|Good Morning, Night
2002 Czas religii|L'ora di religione|My Mother's Smile
1999 Niańka|La balia|The Nanny
1991 Wyrok|LaCondanna|The Conviction
1988 Sabat czarownic|La visione del sabba|The Witches’ Sabbath
1986 Diabeł wcielony|Diavolo in corpo|Devil in the Flesh
1984 Henryk IV|Enrico IV|Henry IV
1972 Dajcie sensacje na pierwsza stronę|Sbatti il mostro in prima pagina|Slap the Monster on Page One
1967 Chiny są blisko|La Cina è vicina|China is Near
1965 Pięści w kieszeni|I pugni in tasca|Fists in the Pocket

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Projekt i realizacja: Tomasz Żewłakow