A nun, played by Kristin Scott Thomas, leaves the convent temporarily to help save her family knitting mill from bankruptcy following the death of her brother. Outside the convent she ... See full summary »
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 Peggy (6 episodes, 1993)
Anthony Valentine ...
 Stan Beattie (6 episodes, 1993)
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 Mother Emmanuel (6 episodes, 1993)
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 Hal (5 episodes, 1993)
Ben Hinitt ...
 Matt Gibson (5 episodes, 1993)
Elizabeth Bennett ...
 Sister Vincent (5 episodes, 1993)
Helena McCarthy ...
 Sister Aelred (5 episodes, 1993)
Pamela Duncan ...
 Sister Peter (5 episodes, 1993)
Maggie Lane ...
 Rene (5 episodes, 1993)
Madeleine Christie ...
 Sister Godric (5 episodes, 1993)
Mary Wray ...
 Sylvie (5 episodes, 1993)
Olive Pendleton ...
 Sister Thomas-A-Kempis (5 episodes, 1993)
Rebecca Harries ...
 Sister Rosalie (5 episodes, 1993)
Vicky Devon ...
 Linda (5 episodes, 1993)
Joanna Swain ...
 Doris (5 episodes, 1993)
Joshua Smith ...
 Jamie Gibson (5 episodes, 1993)
Olga Grahame ...
 Dawn (5 episodes, 1993)
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 Sister Julian (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Leila (4 episodes, 1993)
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 Daniel Stern (3 episodes, 1993)
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 Walter Street (3 episodes, 1993)
Kulvinder Ghir ...
 Terry Singh (3 episodes, 1993)
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A nun, played by Kristin Scott Thomas, leaves the convent temporarily to help save her family knitting mill from bankruptcy following the death of her brother. Outside the convent she becomes a fairly shrewd businesswoman and feels attracted to one of the men who work at the mill, and thus begins to feel conflict about her religious vows. Written by Anonymous

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Excellent!
26 December 1998 | by (Chicago, Illinois) – See all my reviews

This is a wonderful showcase for Kristin Scott Thomas' talent -- incroyable! Her Anna Gibson/Sister Gabriel is exquisitely conflicted. Her 1993 Chicago Film Festival win for this film was quite well-deserved. Amanda Redmond is fantastic as Anna's sister-in-law, Lynn, and I adored Madeleine Christie's Sister Godric. Must see!


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