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Release Date:
23 April 1975 (France) See more »
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Directed by
Mario Mercier 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Mario Mercier 

Produced by
Robert Paillardon .... producer
Original Music by
Éric Demarsan 
Cinematography by
Robert Schneider 
Film Editing by
Claudine Merlin 
Production Design by
Maïté Mercier 
Costume Design by
Maïté Mercier 
Makeup Department
Micheline Chaperon .... makeup artist
Josiane Deschamps .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Alain Centonze .... assistant director
Sound Department
Daniel Brisseau .... sound
François Carré .... assistant sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Henri Habans .... assistant camera
Editorial Department
Elisabeth Moulinier .... assistant editor
Other crew
Paul Soulignac .... technical advisor

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Also Known As:
"La papesse" - France (original title)
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95 min


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5 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
startled and amazed, 28 February 2001
Author: firefly2 from London, England

Ferocious and debauched tale of modern day Satanism set in a desolate and rocky area of rural France. Everything you would expect and more including, bloodletting, flagellation, rape, Christ like looking figures, peasants and French intellectuals. It's a bit arty/talky at first but for a French film this is non stop action.

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