The Innocents (2016) (15)

Director Anne Fontaine. Drama/History, English sub-titles

Poland, winter of 1945. Mathilde Beaulieu is a young intern working with a branch of the French Red Cross. They are on a mission to find, treat and repatriate French survivors of the German camps. One day, a Polish nun arrives in the hospital. In very poor French, she begs Mathilde to come to her convent. Mathilde's life and beliefs change when she discovers the advanced state of pregnancy that affect several of the Sisters of the convent just outside the hospital where she performs.

Starring Lou de Laâge, Agata Buzek, Agata Kulesza

Flicks Advisor (comments from our film promoters)

An extremely thoughtful film, beautifully made, telling an all too common wartime story. Very moving and challenging. Recommended.