Seven Days on the Cross
is the story of Varinia as played by Gabrielle D’Cleda.
Varinia is a fictitious character, but…. It was in the times of the Roman empire, when large territories were under the control of Cesar, that a force of rebels caused great loses to the empire. These rebels were led by Spartacus. They were overcome by the force of the Roman Legionaries and they all ended up crucified., 2000 of them.The story goes that as Spartacus was dying his wife was making her way out of Rome with their child. A son who would live as a free man. That’s as far as the hollywood version of the story goes as told by that genius of cinema, Stanley Kubrik. In our version, Spartacus wife did manage to live as a free woman and to raise her son as a free man. This man went on to become a rich land owner, thanks in part to the wealth his mother acquired from a roman senator who was in love with her and who assisted her to escape the wrath of Cesar.