The Baby of Mâcon (1993)

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  • Das Wunder Von Macon Alternative

Synopsis

A medieval miracle play is staged by a provincial Italian company in the 1650s. The play is set within a village community savaged by pestilence, which has left the women infertile. When a beautiful male child is born, it is hailed as a fertility icon. However, the child's ambitious 17-year old sister proclaims herself the mother, and she exploits the child's powers, pitting herself against the Church.

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