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Film of the Week: The Nun's Story


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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


Unknown: Audrey Hepburn
Unknown: Peter Finch
Unknown: Edith Evans
Unknown: Peggy Ashcroft
Director: 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
Simone: Patricia Bosworth
Archangel: Colleen Dewhurst
Chaplain: Stephen Murray
Dr Geovaerts: Lionel Jeffries
Fr Vermeuhlen: Niall MacGinnis

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Film of the Week: The Nun's Story

BBC One London, 1 September 1974 20.15

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