Geraldine Chaplin (Dr. Zhivago, The Age Of Innocence) stars in an emotional, intense,and deeply moving performance as the legendary modern day saint, Mother Teresa. One of the 20th century's greatest humanitarians, Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu committed herself to a life of religious service from the age of just 12. Travelling to Abbeys across Europe, she eventually found herslef called to Calcutta where she set up the missionary of charities in 1950. There she ministered to some of the poorest, most desperate and helpless souls in the world, devoting her tireless energies, kindness and blessings on an extraordinary number of communities. This touching, epic recreation of her incredible life honours the memory and sacrifices of a unique human being, one of the most loved, respected and revered in history.