As a young theatre arts student in 1980s Perth, Judith's faith is diminishing rapidly. Dropping out of uni, she moves to Melbourne, becomes a stand up comedian, abandons the church and finds a new religion - booze!
In Parvez Sharma's six-time award winning film, A Jihad for Love, Sharma is a Muslim gay filmmaker who has spent over five and a half years uncovering the personal stories of gay and lesbian Muslims from around the world. Filmed in twelve countries and in nine languages, A Jihad for Love is a raw and powerful account of the conflict between their religion, and their sexuality.
Australian comedian Judith Lucy grew up so heavily Catholic that she wanted to become a nun. By the time she left school, she was a committed atheist. Now she's convinced there must be something in between those two extremes... she just doesn't have a clue what it is. Join her on her quest to discover something to believe in.
With her interest in Buddhism piqued, and her love of yoga firmly entrenched, Judith travels to India to immerse herself in the birthplace of both of those things. She discovers that religion and spirituality in India are like the Kardashian family in the West - you just can't avoid them.
This is the definitive account of Pope Francis' rise to power. From his humble beginnings to his radical views that rocked the Vatican, Pope Francis' incredible backstory has never been told in full - until now.