Pope Francis of the Catholic Church is one of the most transformative religious leaders of modern times. Since his election in 2013, he has challenged traditional beliefs, reformed the Vatican, and championed social justice causes such as climate change and poverty alleviation. Now, as he turns 85, Deutsche Welle delves into the life and work of this remarkable figure in a new documentary.
Through interviews with supporters and critics within the clergy and everyday Catholics, the documentary explores Pope Francis’s journey, his achievements and failures. It also delves into the opposition he has encountered, both within and outside the Church. Don’t miss this in-depth look at the life and legacy of the “little poor man” in the Vatican.