I Heard the Owl Call My Name

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This made-for-TV movie is set in an isolated Indian village in British Columbia. Tom Courtenay plays a naive young Anglican priest who is caught unawares by the primitiveness and poverty of his new parishioners. Bishop Dean Jagger uses alternating doses of toughness and tenderness to help Courtenay reach his flock.

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  • Apr 29, 2009
    An old movie, but certainly worth watching. An inexperienced priest is sent to a remote Native community. The community teaches him a lot about life and death and the movie shows how Native and Christian cultures can co-exist. The movie is shot on location, and I was struck by how often we saw laundry drying on a line.
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