21st March 1991
Jesus of Montreal
Director: Denys Arcand.
Canada, France, 1989
Run Time: 118 minutes, Certificate: ,
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.