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The Parson's Widow


Directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer
Sweden, 1920
Comedy, Drama, Horror


A young man is elected by a small village to be its parson. As part of his duties, he is required to marry the widow of the parson before him. This poses two problems—first, the widow is old enough to be his grandmother, and second, he is already engaged to another woman.

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The Parson's Widow Directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer

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