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Nonnebørn (1997)

The young girl Johannes is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.

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Amalie Dollerup ...
Johanne
Kirsten Rolffes ...
Priorinden / The Prioress
Bodil Jørgensen ...
Søster Augustina / Sister Augustina
Lisbet Dahl ...
Søster Martha-Louise / Sister Martha-Louise
Cecilia Zwick-Nash ...
Barbara (as Cecilia Zwick Nash)
Nastja Arcel ...
Mor / Mother
Cecilia Eliasson ...
Søster Ingrid / Sister Ingrid
John Hahn-Petersen ...
Præsten / The Priest
Helle Fagralid ...
Marianne
Luise Jacobsen ...
Lonni
Bolette Engstrøm Bjerre ...
Nanna
Christina Merwald ...
Margrethe
Kurt Ravn ...
Lægen / The Doctor
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Dreng i kælder / Boy in Basement
Kirsten Schjødt ...
Den hvide nonne / The White Nun
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The young girl Johannes is left by her mother at a solemn convent school. The school is a strange world to her, and when she feels unable to comply with the demands of faith she faces a difficult decision.

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2 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

I would vote more than 8 for Nonnebørn if it had a more realistic description of the nuns. But my favourite line from the film is the little girl (leading character) saying (quotation): Dear God please prove to me that you do not exist.


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