Carl Dreyer / DK, 1954 / 125 min.
A Danish family is torn asunder by belief and religious ideology. Dreyer’s masterpiece contains some of the most breathtaking mise-en-scène in cinema history. Winner of the Golden Lion at the 1955 Venice Film Festival. New restoration.
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