PG-13 | | Drama
Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the German occupation.
Film debut of Agata Trzebuchowska, a student with no prior acting experience.
What are you thinking about?
Anna: I'm not thinking.
When Ida is in a church, the priest seems to be getting ready to say Mass and we see a versus populum altar, which didn't become the norm until years later after Vatican II. The movie takes place in 1961 and the priest would have been saying Mass on the high altar.
Polish, Latin, French
$55,438 (USA) (4 May 2014)
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