LU TEMPU DI LI PISCI SPATAZEIT DER SCHWERTFISCHE

Vittorio de Seta
Italy 1954 | 11 Min. | 35 mm, OF

With the return of summer, the sword­fish come to lay their eggs in the Strait of Messi­na. While the wash­er­women scrub their laun­dry on the bank, accom­pa­ny­ing their labours with ances­tral chants, the fish­er­men await the arrival of the fish in their frail small craft.