In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls in love with the Algonquin chief's beautiful daughter underneath the imposing and magnificent mountains. Dread and death follows them upriver. Written by
Keith Loh <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
This movie was filmed "in sequence", that is to say, all of the scenes were filmed in the order in which they appear on the screen. See more
The French girl plays a recorder solo from 'Der Fluyten Lust-hof" published in 1644, while the film is set in 1634. See more
When I die, Chomina, I will go to paradise. Let me baptise you so I may take you with me.
Why would I go to your paradise? Are my people there? My woman? My boy? There's only blackrobes.
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