When his frigid wife is unable to care for their newborn, a professor hires an illiterate wet nurse to tend to the child. He begins teaching the nanny how to read and write, becoming entranced by her inner wisdom in the process. When the pair's relationship begins to deepen, the stage is set for an explosive love triangle. Understated and elegant Italian import stars Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Maya Sansa. 103 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Italian Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English; theatrical trailer. In Italian with English subtitles.