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A Prophet

A rarest of gem
Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup and Adel Bencherif
Directed by Jacques Audiard

A number of film critics and a good portion of the film-going public in France hold Jacques Audiard to be the country’s foremost director. Previous works such as “A Self-Made Hero” (1996) and “The Beat That My Heart Skipped,” (2005) helped create this reputation. The absolutely stunning “A Prophet” confirms it. The film, which received the Grand Prix at the last Cannes Festival, tells the story ... more >