The Nun's Story DVD

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Based on Kathryn C. Hulme's best selling novel The Nun's Story is an unforgettable revelation of the seldom-seen world behind convent walls. Audrey Hepburn portrays Sister Luke a nun whose life journey leads her to a much desired position as a surgical nurse in a Belgian Congo missionary hospital but who is tortured by self-doubt. After she returns to her native Belgium World War II breaks out and she finds her commitment seriously tested; torn between the pull of the Resistance and the church's neutrality. Directed by four-time Academy Award winner Fred Zinnemann... The Nun's Story earned eight Oscar'' nominations including Best Picture Best Director and Best Actress. [show more]

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Released
17 April 2019
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Format
DVD 
Publisher
Warner Home Video 
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Runtime
145 minutes 
Features
PAL 
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7321900111713 
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Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play Based on Kathryn C Hulme&39;s best selling novel The Nun&39;s Story is an unforgettable revelation of the seldom-seen world behind convent walls Audrey Hepburn portrays Sister Luke a nun whose life journey leads her to a much desired position as a surgical nurse in a Belgian Congo missionary hospital but who is tortured by self-doubt After she returns to her native Belgium World War II breaks out and she finds her commitment seriously tested; torn between the pull of the Resistance and the church&39;s neutrality Directed by four-time Academy Award winner Fred Zinnemann The Nun&39;s Story earned eight Oscar® nominations including Best Picture Best Director and Best Actress Actors Audrey Hepburn Peter Finch Edith Evans Peggy Ashcroft Dean Jagger Mildred Dunnock Beatrice Straight Patricia Collinge Rosalie Crutchley Ruth White Barbara O&39;Neil Margaret Phillips Patricia Bosworth & Colleen DewhurstDirector Fred ZinnemannCertificate PGYear 1959Languages EnglishDuration 2 hours and 25 minutes (approx)

Fred Zinnemann directs this classic drama based on the novel by Kathryn C. Hulme. Audrey Hepburn stars as young Belgian girl Gabrielle Van Der Mal who fulfils her dream of becoming a nun and serving in the Congo. The film was nominated for eight Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Writing, Screenplay Based On Material from Another Medium and Best Actress in a Leading Role (Hepburn).