Danièle Huillet & Jean-Marie Straub – Operai, contadini AKA Workers, Peasants (2001)
Based on the novel Le Donne di Messina by Elio Vittorini (1949).
A group of men and women gather together by chance after World War II when Italy was in the process of rebuilding. These men and women find themselves in the middle of ruins. They build a community where they try to protect themselves against hunger, violence, pain, and fear.