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The Life of Jésus

La vie de Jésus

directed by Bruno Dumont
France 1997
  • 96 min
3.8
328 Ratings

Synopsis

Bruno Dumont’s directorial debut takes place in a provincial town in the north of France, where a twenty-year-old named Freddy lives. Racial tensions arise when he sees his girlfriend talking to the new guy in town, an Arab.