In a Danish village in the early 1600s, a young woman named Anne, whose mother was thought to be a witch, develops sympathy toward an old woman, Marte, who is accused of witchcraft. The intervention of Anne's older but kindly husband, Pastor Absalon saved her mother -- but now, urged on by his overbearing mother, he refuses to help Marte. When Absalon's son returns home and is attracted to Anne, i...
Preben Lerdorff Rye
Martin (Absalon's son from first marriage) (uncredited)
Anne Pedersdotter (Absalon's second wife) (uncredited)
Rev. Absalon Pederssøn (uncredited)
Hans Christian Sørensen
Anna - hans kone