About

Nazarín is the priest who leaves his order and decides to go on a pilgrimage. As he goes along subsisting on alms, he shelters a prostitute wanted by the police for murder. He is released from suspicion and she eventually catches up with him when she escapes imprisonment. Another woman joins the duo and soon the ex-priest is learning more about the human heart and suffering than when he wore robes...

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Directed by

Luis Buñuel

Written by

Julio Alejandro (Screenplay)
Luis Buñuel (Screenplay)
Emilio Carballido (Screenplay)
Benito Pérez Galdós (Novel)

Runtime

94 minutes

Country

Mexico

Language

Spanish

Tagline

A Motion Picture For Ever…

Cast

Keywords

priest christian prostitute belief in god minister superstition hatred shelter miracle deathbed hysteria

Lists

#578 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?