Set entirely in one room, an innocent young man is accused of plagiarizing the work of an old professor. Later, he will be blamed for the professor's murder.
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After its premiere was a complete failure, this feature film was disowned by its director, Carl Theodor Dreyer, who later refused to acknowledge its existence. It rarely appears in Dreyer filmographies or retrospectives, and is not typically discussed by critics (few of whom have seen it). See more