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4.1
77 Ratings

The Holy Innocents

Los santos inocentes

Directed by Mario Camus
Spain, 1984
Drama

Synopsis

Somewhere in the Spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master “needs” their work.

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The Holy Innocents Directed by Mario Camus

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1984 | Winner: Best Actor

1984 | Special Mention: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury