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Film details

21st March 1991

Jesus of Montreal
(Jésus de Montréal)

Director: Denys Arcand.

Canada, France, 1989

Run Time: 118 minutes, Certificate: 18,
Genre: Drama, Language: French, English, Italian


A struggling young actor agrees to play Christ in a passion play, but the Church - unhappy with his modern interpretation - begins to hound him, thus reflecting Christís own persecution. A powerful modern parable which won the Grand Prix at Cannes and is perhaps the best film of last year.

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