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Cinzia Th. Torrini in Father of Mercy: Don Carlo Gnocchi

Father of Mercy: The True Story of Venerable Don Carlo Gnocchi

2004 NR

Daniele Liotti plays the titular role in this biographical drama about a venerable Italian priest who, motivated by the horrors he witnessed while ministering to the wounded of World War II, established a foundation to help the victims of war. The film chronicles Gnocchi's work with students, soldiers and children, and shines a light on his legacy -- the Don Carlo Gnocchi Foundation, which provides medical care to patients throughout Europe.