The Desert of the Tartars

Il deserto dei Tartari Based on the romance by Dino Buzzati. Lieutenant Giovanni Drogo is assigned to the old Bastiani border fortress where he expects an imminent attack by nomadic fearsome Tartars. The movie won the David di Donatello for Best Film and Best Director while Giuliano Gemma won the Special David for his acting. Moreover Valerio Zurlini won the Silver Ribbon for Best Director.

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