Scene from the film We Want Roses Too
Scene from the film We Want Roses Too
Scene from the film We Want Roses Too
Scene from the film We Want Roses Too
Scene from the film We Want Roses Too
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We Want Roses Too

  • Italy
  • Switzerland
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The film looks again at recent events from a female point of view, through the first-hand accounts provided by the diaries of three women. Rather than focusing on the alleged objectivity of facts, the film gives space to a chorus of voices that narrate those events in first person, visually supported by archival footage of the period, drawn from the most varied sources - institutional, public, militant and private. Anita, Teresa and Valentina come from different Italian regions and different social backgrounds, but share the same feelings: they no longer feel as part of a society based on the patriarchal family, on the power of "husbands" and on the supremacy of males, which requires them to be efficient mothers, obedient wives and virtuous daughters.

Italian subtitles are available for download only in DVD format.


  • Original Title
    Vogliamo anche le rose
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Alina Marazzi
  • Cinematography
    Paola Agosti
  • Editing
    Ilaria Fraioli
  • Sound
    Benedetto Atria, Francesca Genevois
  • Runtime
    85 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Italy
    • Switzerland
  • Format
    • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Production is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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