Daniele Dominici takes the place of a poetry teacher at a school in
Rimini. Young and handsome, Daniele soon attracts the interest of
his female pupils. When his relationship with his girlfriend hits
the rocks, he goes off the rails and begins an affair with one
of his pupils...
La Prima notte di quiete
is an Italian-French film comedy-drama first released in 1972,
directed by Valerio Zurlini.
The film is based on a story by Valerio Zurlini and stars Alain Delon, Giancarlo Giannini, Sonia Petrovna, Renato Salvatori and Alida Valli.
It has also been released under the title: Indian Summer
It is a Mondial Televisione Film production, distributed by Valoria Films.
Location filming was in Rimini, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.
Our overall rating for La Prima notte di quiete
is: good - passable entertainment.
Other notable films that have been directed by Valerio Zurlini include: La Ragazza con la valigia
I gabbiani d'inverno o l'inverno sull'Adriatico
Le Désert des Tartares
(1976). The actor Alain Delon has also appeared in: Il Gattopardo
Mélodie en sous-sol
Le Clan des Siciliens
Other comedy/drama films from Italy that you may be interested in are: Claude Chabrol's Les Bonnes femmes
Ettore Scola's La Nuit de Varennes
Michael Radford's Il Postino
Roberto Benigni's La Vita è bella
Luis Buñuel's La Voie lactée