The Jewish Cardinal

The Jewish Cardinal (2013)

The Jewish Cardinal tells the amazing true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church, Lustiger was appointed Archbishop of Paris by Pope John Paul II―and found a new platform to celebrate his dual identity as a Catholic Jew, earning him both friends and enemies from either group. When Carmelite nuns settle down to build a convent within the cursed walls of Auschwitz, Lustiger finds himself a mediator between the two communities―and he may be forced, at last, to choose his side.

  • Ilan Duran Cohen
  • Chantal Derudder
  • Ilan Duran Cohen
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  • Release Date: 2013-01-24
  • Language: Français
  • Country: FR
  • Runtime: 96

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Aurélien Recoing

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Bruno Todeschini

Théo Klein

Laurent Lucas

Jean-Marie Lustiger

Alex Skarbek

Père Kristof

Jean-Noël Martin

Monseigneur Courcoux

Henri Guybet

Charles Lustiger
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