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From CAROLINE GRAHAM IN LOS ANGELES
China In The Dock
THIRTY seconds into the trailer for t he new fil m Benedetta, a young novice nun t akes a shower, her modesty ‘protected’ by only the flimsiest of transparent gauze curtains. As the film’s lead character enters – in habit and wimple – the young nun ‘...
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