Bright, intelligent and free, Eleanor is Karl Marx’s youngest daughter. Among the first women to link the themes of feminism and socialism, she takes part in the workers’ battles and fights for women’s rights and the abolition of child labor. In 1883 she meets Edward Aveling and her life is crushed by a passionate but tragic love story.
At the Venice Film Festival, received, among others, the award for best film by the Italian Cineclub Association. The film was also participated at the San Sebastián Film Festival.
Gatto Ciliegia contro il Grande Freddo
Romola Garai, Patrick Kennedy, John Gordon Sinclair, Felicity Montagu, Karina Fernandez, Oliver Chris, Philip Gröning
Marta Donzelli, Gregorio Paonessa
Born in Rome, Italy, in 1975. Director, writer and actress, she studied philosophy and editing. Her filmography includes several shorts, the documentaries Il Terzo Occhio (2003), The Last Sentry (2008) and Per Tutta la Vita (2014) and the features Cosmonauta (2009), La Scoperta Dell’Alba (2013) and Nico, 1988 (2017, 41st Mostra), winner of best film award at the Horizons section at the Venice Film Festival.