Kinoteka Polish Film Festival
Based on true events and directed by Jan Komasa, Corpus Christi is a story about seeking a true redemption. Daniel (Bartosz Bielenia) is serving his sentence for second-degree murder at the Juvenile Detention Centre, when he experiences the spiritual awakening. However, his criminal past prevents him from joining the seminary, and after his release on parole he is sent to work at carpenter’s workshop. When he is mistakenly taken for a priest Daniel decides to follow his dream and starts providing sacramental ministry in a small parish.