Release date12 July 1958 (1958-07-12) WriterGiuseppe De Santis, Maurizio Ferrara, Tonino Guerra, Elio Petri, Gianni Puccini, Mario Socrate Initial releaseJuly 12, 1958 (Yugoslavia) ScreenplayGiuseppe De Santis, Elio Petri, Tonino Guerra, Gianni Puccini, Mario Socrate, Maurizio Ferrara CastSilvana Pampanini (Giuseppina Pancrazi (Katarina)), Eleonora Rossi Drago (Susanna), Massimo Girotti (Chiacchiera (Naklapalo)), Bert Sotlar (Guglielmo Cosma (Emil Kozma)), Ivica Pajer (Lorenco), Milivoje Zivanovic (Ucitelj) Similar moviesRelated Giuseppe De Santis movies
The Road a Year Long (Italian: La strada lunga un anno, Serbo-Croatian: Cesta duga godinu dana) is a 1958 film directed by Giuseppe De Santis. A Yugoslavian-Italian co-production, it was Yugoslavia's first ever submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film and was nominated for the award at the 31st Academy Awards in April 1959. It won the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. For his performance Massimo Girotti was awarded best actor at the San Francisco International Film Festival.