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Rita

Rita

A Feature film by Alberto Lattuada

Produced by Les Films Modernes, Les Films Georges Agiman

Release in France : 08/03/1961

    Synopsis

    A woman preparing to take her vows to become a nun must write a letter describing her past indiscretions. She goes to a priest to confess that she had killed her former lover when she discovered that he had been sleeping with her mother. Her enraged mother gave her two options: she could become a nun, or go to prison. She chose the former, but when the convent refuses to take her, everything falls apart.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producers :

    Les Films Modernes, Les Films Georges Agiman

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Editions René Château

    Foreign production company :

    Euro International Film (EIA)

    French distribution :

    Pathé Consortium Cinéma

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (9)

    Assistant Director :

    Jean Blondel

    Dialogue Writer :

    Roger Vailland

    Screenwriters :

    Roger Vailland, Alberto Lattuada, Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

    Director of Photography :

    Roberto Gerardi

    Music Composer :

    Roberto Nicolosi

    Adapters/dialogue writers :

    Roger Vailland, Alberto Lattuada

    Author of original work :

    Guido Piovene

    Foreign Producer :

    Carlo Ponti

    Editor :

    Leo Catozzo

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Religion

    Production language :

    Italian

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    1960

    French release :

    08/03/1961

    Runtime :

    1 h 22 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    23896

    Visa issue date :

    02/03/1961

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono