Color 90 Minutes 1.33:1 Not Rated
Golden Globe Award-winner Tom Courtenay (The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, The Dresser, Billy Liar) portrays Father Mark Brian, a young Anglican priest sent by his bishop (Academy Award winner Dean Jagger, Twelve O’Clock High, Alligator, Game of Death) to live among the proud Indians of the Northwest. The beauty, simplicity and fundamental truths of human existence in this primitive locale provide a backdrop for Brian’s rediscovery of life, love, courage and dignity. Courtenay delivers on of the finest performances of his illustrious career in this raw and passionate tale based on Margaret Craven’s stunning bestseller. Directed by Daryl Duke (The Silent Partner, Payday).