Sister Helen

If Sister Helen Travis were one for sugary sentiment, she might characterize her hardscrabble ministry as a proverbial candle lit in preference to cursing the darkness. But hers is a saltier sensibility, and though her no-nonsense brand of tough love isn't the stuff of greeting cards, it helped build a remarkably successful halfway house for recovering drug...read more

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Sister Helen
One of the most unanimously acclaimed documentaries in recent years and winner of the coveted Sundance Film Festival Directing Award, this emotionally (more…)

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  • Released: 2003
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: If Sister Helen Travis were one for sugary sentiment, she might characterize her hardscrabble ministry as a proverbial candle lit in preference to cursing the darkness. But hers is a saltier sensibility, and though her no-nonsense brand of tough love isn't… (more)

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