‘Faith in Film’ Evening at St Columba’s Church, Culloden – I Confess’

 

Film Showing:   “I Confess (1953)”

Screening:    Wednesday 17 February, from 7.00pm

Venue:   St. Columba’s Church, Culloden

 

Synopsis:

The film, designed to tie in with St.Columba’s forthcoming Day of Discussion and Reflection on the Sacrament of Confession, is directed by the legendary Alfred Hitchcock (himself a Catholic). The story is a classic suspense, focusing on a Priest who learns of a murder whilst hearing a penitent’s Confession. Bound by the Sacramental Seal, the priest is unable to do or say anything, not even when suspicion begins to fall on him. 

 

Certificate PG

Running Time (92 minutes)

 

Director: Alfred Hitchcock

Based on a 1902 French play by Paul Anthelme, screenplay by George Tabori

Stars: Montgomery Clift, Anne Baxter, and Karl Malden