Il giorno della civetta (film)

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Il giorno della civetta
Il giorno della civetta 1967.jpg
Film poster
Directed by Damiano Damiani
Produced by Luigi Carpentieri
Ermanno Donati
Starring Claudia Cardinale
Music by Giovanni Fusco
Cinematography Tonino Delli Colli
Edited by Nino Baragli
Distributed by Corona Cinematografica
Release dates
  • 1968 (1968)
Running time
112 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian

Il giorno della civetta (also known as The Day of the Owl) is a 1968 Italian mafia crime thriller film directed by Damiano Damiani. Inspired by Leonardo Sciascia's novel with same title, it stars Claudia Cardinale and Franco Nero. It was released in USA in 1970. The film was entered into the 18th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]



Wild East released this under the title "Mafia" on a limited edition R0 NTSC DVD alongside I Am the Law in 2010.


  1. ^ " Awards for Il giorno della civetta". Retrieved 2010-03-03. 

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