STORIA DI UNA CAPINERA (1993)

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Alternative titles

  • The STORY OF A BLACKCAP Working
  • SPARROW Alternative

Synopsis

Set in Catania, Sicily in 1854 during a cholera epidemic that destroys nearly one third of the population. Because of the danger the Mother Superior of the convent is ordered to send her novices back to their homes. It is the first time that Maria has left the convent in 12 years. Once at home, to her confusion, Maria finds that she is attracted to Nino a law student. Eventually they admit their feelings to each other but Maria feels that her vocation is too strong to give up for him...

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