Black narcissus

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Pub. Date:
c2000.
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English
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A group of five Anglican nuns attempt to found a hospital and school in the Himalayas, but are overcome by their own human frailties and native suspicions.
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full_title black narcissus
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display_description Majesty gives way to mystery, and marks a harrowing descent into madness, when a young British nun is ordered to establish a convent in the remote Himalayan mountains. Sister Clodagh (Kerr) is a serious young novitiate assigned to lead a crucial mission, with the reluctant recommendation of her Mother Superior. Together with a disparate group of nuns, Sister Clodagh will face strange peoples and customs, a harsh and unforgiving climate and a wrenching struggle with her own past that will prove the ultimate test of her devotion and faith.
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table_of_contents Special features: A conversation with late director Michael Powell and Martin Scorsese -- Paingint With Light (documentary on Jack Cardiff and Black Narcissus by Craig McCall) -- Behind-the-scenes production stills -- Original theatrical trailer -- Language: English mono -- Subtitles: English SDH.
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title Black narcissus
title_display Black narcissus
title_full Black narcissus [videorecording] / J. Arthur Rank presents ; a production of the Archers ; Independent Producers Limited ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
title_short Black narcissus
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