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Film of the Week: The Nun's Story

on BBC One London

starring Audrey Hepburn with Peter Finch , Edith Evans Peggy Ashcroft
A young Belgian girl becomes a nun and is given the name of Sister Luke. She finds her period of training increasingly difficult, for her intelligence and independent spirit make the principle of unquestioning obedience particularly hard to observe.
This Week's Films: page 14


Audrey Hepburn
Peter Finch
Edith Evans
Peggy Ashcroft
Fred Zinnemann
Sister Luke:
Audrey Hepburn
Dr Fortunati:
Peter Finch
Mother Emmanuel:
Edith Evans
Mother Mathilde:
Peggy Ashcroft
Dr Van Der Mal:
Dean Jagger
Sister Margharita:
Mildred Dunnock
Mother Christophe:
Beatrice Straight
Sister William:
Patricia Collinge
Sister Eleanor:
Rosalie Crutchley
Mother Marcella:
Ruth White
Mother Katherine:
Barbara O'Neil
Sister Pauline:
Margaret Phillips
Patricia Bosworth
Colleen Dewhurst
Stephen Murray
Dr Geovaerts:
Lionel Jeffries
Fr Vermeuhlen:
Niall MacGinnis

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