THE BAREFOOT WIDOW – LA VEDOVA SCALZA

THE BAREFOOT WIDOW – LA VEDOVA SCALZA

Biography

Category WOMEN – Region Sardegna

Written & Directed by Maria Virginia Siriu

Based on the book by Salvatore Niffoi (Campiello Award 2006)

Performed by Carla Orrù, Fabrizio Congia & Marco Secchi

Presented by Theandric

A performance in the very ancient sardinian language from the Barbagia area. 1930s, life is ordered by traditional rules and the Fascist ones. The protagonist, Mintonia, is an out of the ordinary woman as she reads great books and chooses her own spouse. Something will happen that will dramatically change Mintonia’s life. She will show that she is no victim. 

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