The Flowers of St. Francis
Directed by Roberto Rossellini and co-written by Federico Fellini, this biopic chronicles the life story of St. Francis of Assisi, the "People's Saint." Through a series of vignettes, the film follows St. Francis as he searches for enlightenment and forges his own path while doing God's work. Rossellini employed the monks from the Nocere Inferiore monastery to play the roles of the saint and his disciples. Aldo Fabrizi stars.
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- Roberto Rossellini
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
YesLanguage and sound
Italian: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interview.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it