Movie about corrupt priests outrages politicians in Catholic Poland

Actor Janusz Gajos playing an archbishop in the Polish movie "Kler" directed by Wojciech Smarzowski is pictured during the movie production in this undated handout picture. Bartosz Mrozowski/Courtesy of Kino Swiat/Handout via REUTERS

WARSAW (Reuters) – A new movie featuring drunk, fornicating and child-abusing priests has outraged some conservative politicians in Poland and fuelled debate about the Catholic Church’s influence in one of Europe’s most devout nations. “Kler” (“Clergy”) revolves around the lives of three fictional Catholic priests who swill vodka and mock the church. One of them […]

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