Marta DONZELLI (VIVO FILM SRL), Gregorio PAONESSA (VIVO FILM SRL), / / (Rai Cinema), Joseph ROUSCHOP (Tarantula Production), Valérie BOURNONVILLE (Tarantula Production), / / (VOO & Be TV)
Bright, intelligent, passionate and free, Eleanor is Karl Marx’s youngest daughter. Among the first women to link the themes of feminism and socialism, she takes part in the workers’ battles and fights for women’s rights and the abolition of child labor. In 1883 she meets Edward Aveling and her life is crushed by a passionate but tragic love story.
The movie includes prestigious American punk rock band Downtown Boys (Rolling Stone, Spine, New Yorker) covers of Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springsteen and of L’Internationale plus their original songs: Waves of History, I’m Enough (I Want More) and A Wall. Gatto Ciliegia contro il Grande Freddo (Nico, 1988), will do an electronic adaptation of classical music pieces by Chopin and Liszt