“The Tree of the Wooden Clogs” Movie Poster
Original The Tree of the Wooden Clogs (1978) movie poster. Plot: The life of four peasant families inside a farm in Lombardy, Italy in 1898. Over the course of the year, children are born, crops are planted, animals are slaughtered, couples are married, stories and prayers exchanged. There are undercurrents of a revolution by the peasants but largely ignored. One of the families has a very clever child. They decide to send him to school instead of make him help them, although this represents a great sacrifice. The boy has to wake up very early and walk several miles to get to the school. One day the boy’s shoes break when returning home, but they do not have money to buy others. What will the do and how will they reconcile their fragile existence?
Measurements: 11″W X 17″H