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Confesion Al Amanecer


One of the first Chilean films to receive a North American release, Confession at Dawn was originally shipped out as Confesion al Amanecer. French director Pierre Chenal deftly binds together three Chilean legends into a smooth narrative. The titular confessor, a hospitalized paralytic, relates the individual stories of his three daughters and their unhappy fates. This done, the paralytic's housekeepers unfolds the story of a mining engineer who embarks on a fruitless pursuit of riches. Finally, the...more