City of Women Poster

Release Date: 1980

DVD Release Date: April 17th, 2001

R|2 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
This surreal exploration of male and female sexuality follows Snaporaz (Marcello Mastroianni), an Italian train passenger who pursues a beautiful woman. Trailing the lovely lady through a forest, Snaporaz ends up at a hotel populated by women gathered for a feminist conference. He soon realizes that he is an unwelcome presence and must evade hostile women, with some aid provided by the seemingly kind Donatella (Donatella Damiani). Can Snaporaz escape this strange ultra-feminine reality?

Cast: Marcello Mastroianni, Anna Prucnal, Bernice Stegers, Jole Silvani, Donatella Damiani, Ettore Manni, Stéphane Emilfork, Sylvie Matton

Director: Federico Fellini

Genres: Drama

Keywords: Temptation, Underdog, Police officer, Doctor, Escape, Pursuit, 1980s, Hotel