The Tiger and the Snow Image

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 17 Ratings

Summary: Love and injury in time of war. Attilio de Giovanni teaches poetry in Italy. He has a romantic soul, and women love him. But he is in love with Vittoria, and the love is unrequited. Every night he dreams of marrying her, in his boxer shorts and t-shirt, as Tom Waits sings. Vittoria travels to Iraq with her friend, Fuad, a poet; they are there with the second Gulf War breaks out. Vittoria is injured. Attilio must get to her side, and then, as war rages around him, he must find her the medical care she needs. In war, does love conquer all?
Runtime: 110 min
Production: Melampo Cinematografica
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Languages: English, Arabic, Italian
Home Release Date: May 8, 2007
Director Credit
Roberto Benigni Director
Writer Credit
Roberto Benigni Writer
Vincenzo Cerami Writer
Cast Credit
Abdelhafid Metalsi Dottore Salman
Amid Farid Al Giumeil
Andrea Renzi Dottor Guazzelli
Anna Pirri Rosa
Chiara Pirri Emilia
Emilia Fox Nancy Browning
Gianfranco Varetto Avvocato Scuotilancia
Giuseppe Battiston Ermanno
Israel Aduramo Soldato Americano
Jean Reno Fuad
Lucia Poli Signora Serao
Mohmed Hedi Bahri Firas Scarpe
Nicoletta Braschi Vittoria
Roberto Benigni Attilio De Giovanni
Tom Waits Himself/Sè Stesso
Producer Credit
Elda Ferri Executive Producer
Gianluigi Braschi Associate Producer
Nicoletta Braschi Producer
Ridha Turki Executive Producer: Tunisia Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: