A 17th-century nun becomes entangled in a forbidden lesbian affair with a novice. But it is Benedetta's shocking religious visions that threaten to shake the Church to its core.
- Genre: Drama, History, Romance
- Studio: SBS Productions, Topkapi Films, Pathé, Canal+, Ciné+, Belga Films Fund, France 2 Cinéma, France 3 Cinéma, Belga Productions, CNC, Cinémage 13, Cofimage 30, Cofinova 15, France Télévisions, Indéfilms 7, Netherland Filmfund, Palatine Etoile 16, Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
- Keyword: italy, suicide, nun, based on novel or book, based on true story, trial, torture, mother superior, lgbt, convent (nunnery), plague, nunsploitation, 17th century, flagellation, peep hole, lesbian romance, visions
- Cast: Virginie Efira, Charlotte Rampling, Daphne Patakia, Lambert Wilson, Olivier Rabourdin, Louise Chevillotte