The Nun's Story is an unforgettable revelation of the seldom-seen world behind convent walls. A radiant Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a much-desired position as a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. But when she returns to her native Belgium as World War II breaks out, she is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality. Fred Zinnemann directs. Peter Finch also star.
Colleen Dewhurst,Dean Jagger,Audrey Hepburn,Peggy Ashcroft,Peter Finch,Edith Evans
Hepburn was nominated Best Actress for her role as a nun working in the Belgian Congo during World War II. Torn between service and suffering, she contemplates giving up her vows. Based on a novel by Kathryn Hulme.