Mother Teresa is played by Juliet Stevenson in this biographical drama based on the letters written between her and her friend and spiritual advisor Father Celeste van Exem (Max von Sydow). Perceived by the world as one of the greatest humanitarians of modern times, Mother Teresa dedicated her life to taking care of the poorest of the poor. Behind her saintly exterior however, she struggled with the solitude and loneliness that came with her chosen path and confided as such in Father Celeste. Witness this intimate and moving portrait of Mother Teresa, tireless advocate for the poor and champion of the forgotten. This inspirational cinematic achievement spans over forty years of her incredible journey – from joining the Sisters of Loreto in Dublin to her travels to Darjeeling, from hearing the call to help the poorest of the poor to founding the Missionaries of Charity, from her invaluable sacrifices in the slums of Calcutta to her receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. Award-winning actress Juliet Stevenson brings insight and depth to this unforgettable role, alongside celebrated actors Rutger Hauer and Max von Sydow, in a film that’s sure to stir the soul.
Run time: 114 minutes