PRIGIONIERI DEL MALE (Sancta Maria)
DRAMATIC / PROD: 1955 / R.TIME: 92 ' / black-white
May Britt - F. Rabal - V. Carmi - B. Blier
Italian, French, Spanish
Russian journalist Nadia, sent to Rome to inquire on catholicism, is reunited through a coincidence with her unknown sister now living in Naples. When visiting Pompeji, Nadia meets a Polish archaeologist who escaped a communist persecution. The two soon fall in love with each other but when he learns that she is a communist, he leaves her. Nadia then discovers that he is affected by leprosy! In her desperation, althoug she is an atheist Nadia starts to pray for his recovery and a miracle takes place: he is cured!!