Maria, a young blind woman allegedly raped by her stepfather, is admitted to an hospice. Entrusted by her nun aunt Angela to the care of Dr. Firmino, she will have moments of despair, grace and awe - between beliefs, ghosts and revelations.
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The Lisbon premiere was surrounded by public outcries, for and against the director's use of his freedom of expression. The Catholic Church of Lisbon officially condemned the film as blasphemous for it's portrayal of the mother of Jesus. See more