• Into Great Silence (2007)

Into Great Silence

Release Date: February 28th, 2007

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 44 min

Plot Summary

Sixteen years after making his initial request, filmmaker Philip Gröning travels to the Grande Chartreuse, a monastery nestled deep in the French Alps. For approximately six months, Gröning immerses himself in the daily rituals, prayers and tasks performed by the Carthusian monks, considered to be among the most ascetic of all orders.

Director: Philip Gröning

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Televisione Svizzera Italiana (TSI), Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen

Keywords: Engaging , Transformation , 2000s , France , Sacrifice