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Cinema: Tea with Mussolini


In the pictures on the side: the scenes of the film shot in the magnificent Salone Mascagni at the Grand Hotel Plaza in Rome

 

Semi-autobiographical tale from the early life of director Franco Zeffirelli. An illegitimate child is raised by an Englishwoman in pre-WWII Fascist Italy, part of an English community in Florence presided over by a diplomat's widow. 

 

Directed by Franco Zeffirelli

Story by Franco Zeffirelli (autobiography)

Starring: Cher, Joan Plowright, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Lily Tomlin

Music by Stefano Arnaldi, Alessio Vlad

Cinematography: David Watkin

Editing by: Tariq Anwar

Distributed by: G2 Films

 

Cast

 

Cher - Elsa Morganthal Strauss-Almerson

Maggie Smith - Lady Hester Random

Judi Dench - Arabella

Lily Tomlin - Georgie Rockwell

Joan Plowright - Mary Wallace

Baird Wallace - Teenage Luca

Charlie Lucas - Young Luca

Michael Williams - British Consul (husband of Judi Dench, his final film)

Jackie Basehart - Count Bernardini