Desideri d'estate (1964)
A film directed by Silvio Amadio

Genre: Drama

Film Review

Desideri d'estate is an Italian film drama first released in Italy on 4th April 1964, directed by Silvio Amadio. Cinematography was by Franco Villa and the film was scored by Gino Peguri. It stars Gabriele Ferzetti, Rosemary Dexter, Jodine Remond, Sandro Cini and Kareen Melchior.   It is a Vulci Film production.   It is a black and white film and runs to 1 hour and 35 minutes.  

Our overall rating for Desideri d'estate is: good - passable entertainment.

Other notable films that have been directed by Silvio Amadio include: Teseo contro il minotauro (1960), Assassinio made in Italy (1965), Disperatamente l'estate scorsa (1970) and Il sorriso della iena (1972).

Other drama films of the 1960s from Italy that are recommended viewing include: Elio Petri's A ciascuno il suo (1967), Luchino Visconti's La Caduta degli dei (1969), Luchino Visconti's Il Gattopardo (1963), Michelangelo Antonioni's La Notte (1961) and Mauro Bolognini's Un bellissimo novembre (1969).

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Film Credits

  • Director: Silvio Amadio
  • Script: Silvio Amadio, Carlo Romano
  • Photo: Franco Villa
  • Music: Gino Peguri
  • Cast: Gabriele Ferzetti, Rosemary Dexter, Jodine Remond, Sandro Cini, Kareen Melchior, Massimo Bosi, Sergio Leonardi, Angela Angelucci, Massimo Bernardi, Gabriella Fioravanti, Cristina Kustermann
  • Country: Italy
  • Language: Italian
  • Support: Black and White
  • Runtime: 95 min

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