In December 1945, a younger French medical pupil Mathilde Beaulieu (Lou Laage) voluntary Red Cross, is distributed to Poland as a part of a medical missions the caretaker survivors of the Second World War. She is approached by a Polish nun who asks to accompany Mathilde. Unable to know what he asks as a result of it doesn’t converse, Mathilde advises her to go to the Polish Red Cross for assist.
A few hours later, after ending an operation outdoors Mathilde sees nun praying. She then decides to go together with her congregation the place the nun is requested to assist a younger girl who’s in labor. This was banished as a result of household received pregnant with no husband. Realizing that it’s a drawback, Mathilde carried out a cesarean emergency that ends effectively.
Although most nuns, together with Mother Superior, acts coldly in the direction of her and are unfriendly, Mathilde get hold of permission to return the following day that they deal with the brand new mom. When she returns, she finds that the newborn was taken from her mom’s arms to be supplied household. Sister Maria, a nun who is aware of French, a Mathilde knowledgeable that seven nuns are pregnant after being raped by troopers of the Soviet Union. Mathilde desires to ask the assistance of colleagues from the Red Cross to maintain these ladies, however Mother Superior desires it to stay secret and solely she is aware of the reality, in any other case it is going to be allowed to care.