As his twin brother, priest, Federico, a young man of arms, is seduced by Sister Benedetta. She will be condemned to be walled up alive in the prisons of Bobbio. Centuries later, another Federico, claiming to be a ministerial inspector, will return to the same place. He will discover that a mysterious Count still lives there. A tale that lives only at night.

Technical details

Duration: 107 minutes
Nationality: Italy
Production year: 2015
Director: Marco Bellocchio
Screenplay: Marco Bellocchio
Director of Photography: Daniele Cipri
Editor: Francesca Calvelli, Claudio Misantoni
Sound:Roberto Cappannelli
Cast : Roberto Herlitzka, Pier Giorgio Bellocchio, Lidiya Liberman