Two drifters go on a pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. Along the way, they hitchhike, beg for food, and face the Christian dogmas and heresies from different Ages.
Did You Know?
The pope being shot by the revolutionaries is played by Buñuel himself. See more
Early in the film, as the two pilgrims are on the shoulder of the highway, the shadow of the boom mic is clearly visible moving from right to left across the grass and finally off screen. See more
Rodolphe, un étudiant protestant
Faith doesn't come to us through reason but through the heart