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3.7
130 Ratings

The Story of Sin

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Directed by Walerian Borowczyk
Poland, 1975
Drama, History

Synopsis

The teenage girl, Ewa (Grażyna Długołęcka), is first seen confessing and warned about having any impure thoughts or feelings. Her family has boarders and one day, a young man, Lukasz (Jerzy Zelnik), moves in and they fall in love. He is trying to get a divorce, yet, is denied by local church people.

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The Story of Sin Directed by Walerian Borowczyk

Critics reviews

Richly composed and feverishly orchestrated, it’s an unapologetic melodrama, and one that’s equally concerned with the disabuse of faith as it is disquisitions of the flesh.
April 01, 2015
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