Manuel is a bank clerk, melancholic and atheist, torn between two Ana Maria, a quiet, religious girl, and Albertina, a fiery, daring art-model. His bank opens a branch in Africa, and he works there a couple of years. When he comes back, both girlfriends are married. Manuel falls prey to economic problems and faces moral dilemas, eventually finding a priesthood vocation. Written by
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With a sad, moralistic ending, the film managed to pass a few daring scenes, including a rear view of a nude artist's model, in times of acute film censorship. See more