La falena (film)
|Directed by||Carmine Gallone|
|Written by||Henry Bataille (play Le Phalène)|
Thea (Borelli) is sculptor who is diagnosed with phthisis before she marries Filippo (Habay). After abandoning him, her health begins to decline. She organises a final party, inviting along her estranged husband. He fails to show, as he's now married to another woman. Thea appears naked in front of her guests, before she kills herself.
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