In honor of the feast day of Blessed John Paul II, Aquinas College is holding a Pope John Paul II Film Festival with screenings to the Aquinas College community of four movies about his life.
“Karol: the Pope, the Man” (2006)
Starring Piotr Adamczyk
Thursday, October 24
in the Carriage House
This highly acclaimed feature film on Pope John Paul II was filmed on location in Italy and Poland. Focusing on the papacy of John Paul and the tremendous impact he had on the Church and the world, Karol: The Pope, The Man stars actor Piotr Adamczyk in a deeply moving portrayal of the beloved pontiff. It is the powerful true story of a charismatic spiritual leader who helped bring down Communism, renewed the life of the Church, greatly impacted youth worldwide with love for Christ, and a Pope who reached out to other religions and world leaders with a message of peace and love.