Mimì Metallurgico Ferito nell’Onore

1972 - Comedy

The Sicilian worker Carmelo Mardocheo, known as Mimì, loses his job because he refuses to vote for a mafia man and is forced to emigrate to Turin, leaving his young wife Rosalia. Here he sails between communist comrades and Sicilian pigeons and gets engaged to a Milanese proletarian, Fiore, from whom he also has a son. Back in Sicily, he is divided between his lover and his wife…

Nomination to Lina Wertmuller for the Palme d’Or at the 1972 Cannes Film Festival

David di Donatello Award in 1972: Best Actor in a Leading Role to Giancarlo Giannini and special Award to Mariangela Melato

1973 Silver Ribbons: Best Actress in a Leading Role to Mariangela Melato; Best actor in the lead to Giancarlo Giannini

Italian Golden Globe in 1973: Best actor revelation to Giancarlo Giannini, Best actress revelation to Mariangela Melato

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Directed by Lina Wertmüller Cast Giancarlo Giannini, Mariangela Melato, Luigi Diberti, Turi Ferro