About

Amalia is an adolescent girl who is caught in the throes of her emerging sexuality and her deeply held passion for her Catholic faith. These two drives mingle when the visiting Dr. Jano takes advantage of a crowd to get inappropriately close to the girl. Repulsed by him but inspired by an inner burning, Amalia decides it is her God-given mission to save the doctor from his behavior, and she begins...

6.7
15
Directed by

Lucrecia Martel

Written by

Lucrecia Martel (Screenplay)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

Italy, Spain, Argentina, Netherlands

Language

Spanish

Tagline

She is both temptation and salvation.

Cast

Keywords

woman director doctor hotel teenage girl

Lists

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