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123 Ratings

Black Robe

Directed by Bruce Beresford
Canada, Australia, 1991
Adventure, Drama, History


Adapting material from the Thwaites’ edition of the Jesuit Relations, screenwriter Brian Moore and director Bruce Beresford present the story of a French Jesuit missionary overcoming adversity to serve God against the backdrop of 17th century New France.

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Black Robe Directed by Bruce Beresford

Awards & Festivals

Genie Awards

1991 | 6 wins including: Best Motion Picture

1991 | 4 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

1992 | Winner: Golden Reel Award

AACTA International Awards

1992 | Winner: Best Achievement in Cinematography

1992 | 9 nominations including: Best Film

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