About the film
La monja alférez
Release Date: July 27, 1944
|Production Companies||:||Clasa Films Mundiales|
|Director||:||Emilio Gómez Muriel|
|Writers||:||Eduardo Ugarte, Max Aub, Marco Aurelio Galindo|
A 17th century woman, imprisoned for fighting in a bar, recounts her past to a priest. She tells of her father teaching her how to fence, of being sent to a convent by her aunt when her father died, of escaping by dressing as a man, and of her life as a man following the escape.