The Dark Night of the Soul

Directed by Carlos Saura
1989    1h 33m
A fascinating study of the poet Saint John of the Cross, and his spell in solitary confinement. Set in the convent of Toledo, this film explores the temptations that surrounded him, the dreams that afflicted him, his sanctity and his sanity.
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Cast of The Dark Night of the Soul
  • Juan DiegoSan Juan de la Cruz
  • Julie DelpyVirgen María
  • Fernando GuillénVailer
  • Manuel de BlasPrior
  • Francisco CasaresFray José
  • Fermí ReixachFray Gerónimo Tostado
  • Abel VitónFray Jacinto
  • María Elena FloresSuperiora
  • Adolfo ThousFray María

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