English Movie - Karol - A Man Who Became Pope
- View SourcePart 1 of 19The life of a Pope an extraordinary and moving journey through 50 years of history.1930's Poland, 10 year old Karol Wojtyla has dreams, many dreams. One by one they are shattered. First by the loss of his beloved mother and brother. Then, by the outbreak of the war and the death-fleeing human exodus which ensued. And finally, by the first signs of the Jewish persecution.These events will mark the start of Karol's long journey from worker, to poet and teacher. A journey full of encounters that eventually leads him to become a priest and finally, in 1978 to become the man we all now know, a man who mas marked an era, a man who has made history as Pope John Paul II.