Modigliani of Montparnasse (1958)

Director
Jacques Becker

Main cast
Gérard Philipe; Lilli Palmer; Lea Padovani; Gérard Séty; Lino Ventura

Genres
Romance, Drama

Description
Biographic film chronicling the last year of the life of the Italian painter Amedeo Modigliani, 1919, who falls in love with a girl from a wealthy family. Her parents are against this relationship and stop financial help. Modigliani worked and died in abject poverty in the Montparnasse Quarter of Paris, France.


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