Simon Magus (2000)

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  • Simon Magus A Tale from a Vanished World Alternative


Drama. At the end of the 19th century, the coming of the railway has an adverse effect on a remote Jewish village in Silesia. Incomes fall as travellers no longer stop by. When the crops also fail, the villagers begin to look for a scapegoat. They find one in form of Simon Magus, the village "outsider" who performs magic tricks and is believed to be in league with the devil.

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