Francesco is a 1989 docu-drama relating in flashback St. Francis of Assisi's evolution from rich man's son to religious humanitarian and finally to full-fledged saint. The film was based on Hermann Hesse's Francis of Assisi, which director Liliana Cavani had previously filmed in 1966. It was shot in the Italian region of Abruzzo and it stars Mickey Rourke and Helena Bonham Carter. Greek composer, Vangelis, provided the musical score. Wikipedia
Francesco is a member of the following lists: English-language films, Biographical films, Films set in Italy, Italian-language films, Italian films, 1980s drama films, Italian drama films, Films set in the Middle Ages, Films directed by Liliana Cavani and 1989 films.
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