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The Name of the Rose

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Original title
Der Name der Rose (Le nom de la rose)
Running time
131 min.
Germany - West Germany (FRG) Germany - West Germany (FRG)
Andrew Birkin, Gérard Brach, Howard Franklin, Alain Godard (Novel: Umberto Eco)
James Horner
Tonino Delli Colli
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Co-production Germany - West Germany (FRG)-France-Italy; Neue Constantin Film / ZDF / Cristaldifilm / Radiotelevisione Italiana / Les Films Ariane / France 3 Cinéma
Mystery. Drama | Middle Ages. 14th Century. Crime. Religion
Synopsis / Plot
Based on the best-selling book by Italian author Umberto Eco. In the 14th Century, during a meeting of the papacy in a remote italian Abbey, a brilliant English monk, William of Baskerville, uses reason to solve a series of bizarre murders attributed to the devil--and risks being burned for heresy by the holy inquisition.
1987: 2 Awards BAFTA: Best Actor (Sean Connery) and Makeup
1987: Cesar Awards: Best Foreign Language Picture
1986: David di Donatello Awards: 5 awards, including Best Cinematography
1987: 3 German Awards, including Best Actor (Connery), production design
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