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Of Gods and Men

Des hommes et des dieux

Directed by Xavier Beauvois
France, 2010


In a monastery perched in the mountains of North Africa in the 1990s, eight French Christian monks live in peace with their Muslim brothers. When a crew of foreign workers is massacred by an Islamic fundamentalist group, fear sweeps though the region. Should the monks stay or leave?

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Of Gods and Men Directed by Xavier Beauvois

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2010 | 3 wins including: Cinema Prize of the French National Education System

Independent Spirit Awards

2011 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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