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An isolated monastery in the Italian hills.
A kung fu master.
A community of Christian monks, with a touch of Asian disciplines.
A single faith: to fight evil in the name of the Father.
For twenty years, the Warrior Monks, former martial arts champions, have been preparing for a “higher” war, amid night-time prayers and gruelling training sessions.
A poetic, emotional journey in an unknown world. A film to investigate the profound motivations for a radical choice, the reasons for devotion.
What is one willing to lose, in order to win in the name of faith?