A medieval love story with lots of adventures. The times are troubled - there's a revolt of peasants going on. To secure its safety a monastery chases for a relics of a holy Brigitte. A nobleman promises to get it if he gets beautiful Agnes as a reward. But she fells in love with a handsome adventurer. The monastery has to act shrewd now and play double game. The movie is still the best achievement of the Estonian cinema. Based on a novel.
Did You Know?
Agnes's dress catching fire during the escape and Gabriel rushing to put it out was unintentional. See more
Shadow of the monastery model visible on the ground when the monks leave. See more
[in a scared voice
Are you a ghost or a human being!
[throws a candle towards Gabriel
Greetings from the underworld. They wait you there.
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