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  • Der FALKE Alternative
  • The FALCON, Alternative
  • SOKO Alternative


Medieval setting for a tale of love and devotion. When a nobleman living on the border land is attacked by Turks, his wife is carried off. The nobleman frees her but, under the law, she has compromised her fidelity to her husband and must be blinded.

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