By the grace of god ENG
by the grace of god
Francois Ozon touches at a constantly relevant topic in By the Grace of God. The film is about Alexandre who lives in Lyon with his wife and children. One day he learns by chance that the priest who abused him when he was in scouts is still working with children. He decides to take action, and is soon joined by two other victims of the priest, François and Emmanuel. They band together to "lift the burden of silence" surrounding their ordeal. But the repercussions and consequences will leave no one unscathed.
By the Grace of God is selected in main competition at the upcoming Berlin International Film Festival 2019 and is a contender for the Golden Bear. The film has its French theatrical release on February 20th and will have it's Swedish theatrical premiere in the fall 2019.
Title: By the Grace of God
Director: François Ozon
Country: France, Belgium
Running Time: 137 min
Featuring: Melvil Poupaud, Denis Ménochet, Swann Arlaud