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Besieged

L'assedio

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Directed by Bernardo Bertolucci
Italy, United Kingdom, 1998
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

A reclusive British pianist develops an infatuation with the African exile who’s moved in as his housemaid. She finds his clumsy courtship insulting, especially considering the heavy load she’s borne in her life. But it gradually becomes clear that she has sorely underestimated him…

Synopsis

A reclusive British pianist develops an infatuation with the African exile who’s moved in as his housemaid. She finds his clumsy courtship insulting, especially considering the heavy load she’s borne in her life. But it gradually becomes clear that she has sorely underestimated him…

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BesiegedDirected byBernardo Bertolucci

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Awards & Festivals

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Toronto International Film Festival
1998
Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists
2000 | 3 nominations including: Best Screenplay

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