Gardening with Soul

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Length 96 mins

A funny and moving portrait of 90-year-old Sister Loyola Galvin, the main gardener for the House of Compassion in Island Bay, Wellington. Gardening with Soul spends a year with Loyola and her garden, digging into such issues as compassion, faith, the practicalities of community life and the importance of good compost!

“Gardening with Soul is an engaging portrait of a down to earth, passionate and devout woman who continues to work small miracles over the years from her little patch in Island Bay.” – Kate Larkindale, Admit One

New Zealand International Film Festival

Screening times
Sunday 15 September 8.00pm
Friday 20 September 4.30pm