Essene (1972)

Film details

  • Country

    USA

  • Year

    1972

  • Genre

    Documentary

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Documentary about life in a monastery, showing that, apart from the regular occupations and prayers, even behind the secure walls of the monastery misfits and jealousies, hysteria and self-deceit continue. Wiseman explores the relationships and the tensions between the brethren.

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