Geraldine Chaplin in an emotional, intense and deeply moving performances and the legendary modern day saint, Mother Teresa. One of the 20th century's greatest humanitarian's. Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu committed herself to a life of religious service from the age of just 12. Travelling to Abbey's across Europe, she eventually found herself called to Calcutta where she set up the Missionary Of Charities in 1950. There she ministered to some of the poorest, most desperate and helpless souls in the world, devoting her tireless energies, kindness and blessings on an extraordinary number of the communities. This touching, epic recreation of her incredible life honours the memory and sacrifices of a unique human being, one of the most loved, respected and revered in history.