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La vie de Jesus, written and directed by Bruno Dumont

Label
La vie de Jesus, written and directed by Bruno Dumont
Language
fre
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Main title
La vie de Jesus
Oclc number
1099471794
Responsibility statement
written and directed by Bruno Dumont
Runtime
97
Series statement
Criterion collection, 980
Summary
A social movie about current life in the north of France. Freddy and his friends are all unemployed. They pass away time by wandering around on their motorcycles and by directing their aggressive feelings towards Arab immigrants. Freddy is in love with Marie, a cashier at a local supermarket; but when Freddy and his gang rape a young woman, Marie rejects him for Kader, a young Arab man. In response, Freddy decides to punish Kader for "such a provocation," by kidnapping and murdering him
Technique
live action
Classification
resource.filmdirector
resource.screenwriter
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