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595 Ratings

Nazarin

Nazarín

Directed by Luis Buñuel
Mexico, 1959
Drama

Synopsis

Nazarin is a priest, attempting to living a pure and honest life strictly according to Christian principles – but others only show him distrust and hatred, apart from the local prostitute.

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Nazarin Directed by Luis Buñuel

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1959 | Winner: International Prize

2019 | Cannes Classics

Bodil Awards

1961 | Winner: Best Non-European Film

Critics reviews

Rossellini (The Flowers of St. Francis) and Bergman (Winter Light) have their variations, the noose that literally brings the house down ripples on to Lewis (Cracking Up) and Kusturica (Time of the Gypsies).
June 15, 2015
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