Plot & Details
A young girl in the 13th century is sent to a nunnery in Portugal. There she is subjected to torture, rape and whippings, but she escapes with a Jewish man named Abraham. She soon takes on a Muslim lover, who leads an invading army that castrates rapists. Amazingly enough, some of this story is actually based on historical fact.
- Genre(s): Horror,Thriller
- Run Time: 96min.
- DVD Release Date: 05/20/2003
- Director(s): Gianfranco Mingozzi
- Starring: Florinda Bolkan
- Themes: Woman In Jeopardy,Members of the Clergy
- Tone: Disturbing,Forceful,Menacing,Tense
- Keywords: Jewish, Muslim, castration, escape, nun, rape, torture, whip [weapon]
- Country of Origin: Italy (04-13-1974)
- Language: Italian