The Churchmen

The Churchmen

3 Seasons

DRAMA | FRANCE | FRENCH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES | TV-14
The Churchmen, originally released in France as Ainsi soient-ils and winner of The Best Film at the International Catholic Film Festival is an intense drama about five young candidates for the priesthood who arrive at Paris' Capuchin Seminary to begin their training. As they prepare to take their vows, each will see their commitment to the cross tested and whether they can withstand temptations from outside the seminary walls and from their own hidden passions.

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The Churchmen
  • The Churchmen - EP 201

    Episode 1

    In an overreaction to new Vatican regulations, Father Bosco uses draconian measures to “assess” the seminarians for fitness for the priesthood. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 202

    Episode 2

    Monsignor Poileaux discovers that the French Catholic Church is in financial ruins and begins initiatives to prevent bankruptcy. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 203

    Episode 3

    To the chagrin of employees and co-workers, Mongsignor Poileaux makes deep budget cuts that affects the Catholic Church across France. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 204

    Episode 4

    Guilliame forges a friendship with an angry resident of the unwed mothers' home. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 205

    Episode 5

    Yann tries to clear the air with his old girlfriend, and Raphael learns disturbing news from a supervisor at the Conference of Bishops. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 206

    Episode 6

    Jann and his students begin collaborating with a professional choir, but the project takes a surprising turn. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 207

    Episode 7

    In revolt over recent events, the candidates demand that their upcoming ordination be held at the seminary rather than the usual venue. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.

  • The Churchmen - EP 208

    Episode 8

    As the seminary teachers and students make plans for the upcoming year, they receive difficult news about one of their beloved professors. Directed by Rodolphe Tissot, 2014.