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1647, Santiago, Chile. Don Henrico banishes his daughter, Josephe, to a convent when he learns she loves Jeronimo, a mestizo who's a teacher in the household. The lovers meet in secret, a child is born, the pair are condemned to die, and prelates scheme to seize Don Henrico's fortune. A moment before Josephe's public execution, an earthquake devastates Santiago. Josephe finds her baby and flees the rubble; Jeronimo survives, escapes, and finds her. The reunion brings joy and rebirth. He wants to build a Utopian community, without priests. She believes they can reenter Santiago society, forgiven. Class, race, and religion dictate a world order: is there a place for these lovers?

  1. Helma Sanders-Brahms

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Heinrich von Kleist

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Julia Peña

    Josephe

  2. Víctor Alcázar

    Víctor Alcázar

    Jeronimo

  3. Fernando Villena

    Don Henrico Asteron

  4. Juan Amigo

    Don Fernando Ormez

  5. Ángel Álvarez

    Ángel Álvarez

    Bishop

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Earthquake in Chile

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Original Title Erdbeben in Chili

Status Released

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  • June 3, 1975
    Theatrical

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Original Language German

Runtime 1h 26m

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