Dorothy Day: Don't Call Me a Saint


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Running Time: 57 mins.
Genre: Biopic, Documentary

Cast:
Dorothy Day
Rosemary Forsyth
Claudia Larson
Claudia Larson

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Summary:
Born in 1897, Dorothy Day was a noted journalist and social activist by the time she was in her early 20's. She wrote for Marxist papers, joined the Industrial Workers of the World, and was arrested for participating in various social protests. By the age of 30, she had had an illegal abortion, been divorced, and entered into a common-law marriage with the father of her daughter. With this kind of background, one must wonder: How is it that Day (who died in 1980) now finds herself on the path to sainthood, already bestowed by the Vatican with the title "Servant of God"? Turns out, this remarkable woman lived several lives during her 83 years. A mid-30's conversion to Catholicism led to alie... Full Summary >>