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The Disappearance of My Mother
  • Country/Area of ProductionItaly, USA
  • Language of DialogueItalian, English
  • Runtime95 min
  • DirectorBeniamino Barrese
  • Type of WorkFeature-Length Documentary
  • ProducerFilippo Macelloni

Benedetta wants to disappear. An iconic fashion model in the 1960s, she became a muse to Warhol, Dali & Penn and Avedon. As a radical feminist in the 1970s, she fought for the rights and emancipation of women. A fight against the manipulating world of images and against her sons camera who filmed her since he was a child, despite her resistance.