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Mafai, my Father

Italy, 1969 (MIFF 1970, Art and Design)

Director: Giuditta Mafai

Through the memories of the daughter of the great painter, and from his most significant works, comes a reconstruction of the image of Mafai, the unknown; both his most intimate aspect, and an objective view of the artist.

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