This is a French Canadian from that is overtly about
a Quebec boarding school
with economic challenges that may be
forced to shut down in which Mother Augustine
(Celine Bonnier), addresses the challenge via music.. I
especially loved the actress
Elizabeth Tremblay-Gagnon who
has one of the most boatful voices that I have every heard.
This is a great overlooked musical film that, unlike
most musicals, has a powerful moral subtext.
Passion of Augustine addresses the many pressing
challenges to Catholicism since Vatican II, including a loss of membership,
increasing secularism, the current global economic challenges. and especially
Every teacher in every Catholic school teacher should view this film, over, and over, and over again.