Written by Ulrich Seidl and Veronika Franz
Starring Maria Hofstätter, Nabil Saleh, Natalya Baranova
Austria/Germany/France, 2012, German/Arabic with English Subtitles, Color, Strand Releasing, DCP, 115 minutes.

In the second story, Teresa’s sister, Anna Maria, devotes her summer to a missionary trip that she believes will return Austria back to the path of virtue.  Carrying a foot-high statue of the Virgin Mary, she goes door-to-door preaching Catholicism.  One day, after years of absence, her husband, an Egyptian Muslim confined to a wheelchair, returns home. Anna Maria’s life is turned upside down and her prayers are now joined by fighting.  PARADISE: FAITH recounts the stations of the cross of a marriage and longing for love.


Sunday, September 22, 7:30 PM
AFS at the Marchesa
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