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The Magdalene Sisters

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Directed by Peter Mullan
United Kingdom, 2002
Drama

Synopsis

In Ireland, young girls were imprisoned in the Magdalene Asylums to work in the laundries where they could atone for their sins. Into this setting, and with women’s liberation sweeping the globe, four “fallen women” are deposited by the Catholic Church.

Synopsis

In Ireland, young girls were imprisoned in the Magdalene Asylums to work in the laundries where they could atone for their sins. Into this setting, and with women’s liberation sweeping the globe, four “fallen women” are deposited by the Catholic Church.

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The Magdalene SistersDirected byPeter Mullan

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
2002 | Winner: Golden Lion
Independent Spirit Awards
2004 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film
Toronto International Film Festival
2002 | Winner: Discovery Award

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