Count Tullio enjoys his superstitionless life. Being lukewarm about his wife’s love, he doesn’t try to hide his passion and affection for his aristocrat lover. His decadent routine gets thrown off balance when the countess becomes enceinte from another man. Not being able to accept the bastard, Tullio is determined to lie and even commit a crime. However, the life does not get back on track... his lover has some unexpected news too.
David di Donatello Award