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The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtila was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland. Some years later Nazi Germany attacks Poland and invades the country while Wojtila seeks refuge at the house of Cardinal Wyszynski. Also appear all the other important stations of the life of the Pope.

  1. Krzysztof Zanussi

    Director, Writer

  2. Diego Fabbri

    Story

  3. Jan Józef Szczepański

    Writer

  4. Andrzej Kijowski

    Writer

  5. Vincenzo Labella

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sam Neill

    Sam Neill

    Marian

  2. Christopher Cazenove

    Christopher Cazenove

    Tadek

  3. Cezary Morawski

    Cezary Morawski

    Wojtyla Karol

  4. Lisa Harrow

    Lisa Harrow

    Wanda

  5. Daniel Olbrychski

    Daniel Olbrychski

    Captain

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From a Far Country

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Status Released

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  • December 20, 1981
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 20m

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