The Legend of the Holy Drinker

La leggenda del santo bevitore
by Ermanno Olmi2h081988Italy
The Legend of the Holy Drinker

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An alcoholic homeless man is given two hundred francs by a stranger, who requests that when he can he will return the money to Saint Therese in the cathedral.

Cast and crew
  • Credits

    • Directed by : Ermanno Olmi
    • Screenplay : Ermanno Olmi, Tullio Kezich
    • Décors : Philippe Turlure, Jean-Jacques Caziot
    • Costumes : Anne-Marie Marchand
    • Editor : Ermanno Olmi, Paolo Cottignola, Fabio Olmi
    • Original score : José Padilla
    • Sound engineer : Philippe Combes, Stephane Van den Bergh
    • Producer : Mario Cecchi Gori, Vittorio Cecchi Gori
    • Producing company : Cecchi Gori Group Tiger Cinematografica
    • Chef opérateur : Dante Spinotti
    • Œuvre originale : Joseph Roth
  • Technical details

    • Printed format : 35 mm
    • Year of production : 1988
    • French release date : 5 avril 1989
    • Category : Feature film
    • Color : Colors
    • Language : anglais; français

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