Enter the mysterious world of cloistered monks with this deeply meditative and poetic documentary. Focusing on the daily rituals of the members of the Carthusian Order-sequestered in a monastery located in the French Alps-filmmaker PhilipGroning provides an illuminating study of men living hermetic lives of community labor, introspection, and rigorous devotion. 162 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: French; Subtitles: English; bonus footage; "making of" documentary; photo gallery; more. In French with English subtitles. Two-disc set.