Anya Recommends: The Secret Scripture

A woman keeps a diary about her life after being committed to a mental hospital. A diary she’s been keeping secretly written alongside the scripture in her bible. It details her life as a young woman in a small village in Ireland during WWII. The diary delves deep into her past revealing the lively young women that she once was,strong and confident different from other women of the era. Which in turn attracts the eye of many young local suitors. This film will take you on a journey through her past. From a love that lasted the test of time. And a jealousy that would have her put away for more than 50 years. Witnessing many heart wrenching personal slights. That will leave you wondering how such cruelty could have ever been accepted. And for women, thankful for the world in which we live today.

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