Two drifters go on a pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Along the way, they hitchhike, beg for food, and face the Christian dogmas and heresies from different Ages.
Did You Know?
The stories in Voie lactée, La (1969) are based on real historical episodes. Luis Buñuel
and Jean-Claude Carrière
did extensive research for the film, primarily in the _Dictionary of Heresies_ by Abbé Pluquet. See more
During the seen with the "free love" Catholics in the forest, the wide angle shots are taken during the day, while the close-ups and medium shots are clearly not during the day. See more
Rodolphe, un étudiant protestant
Faith doesn't come to us through reason but through the heart
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