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A Prophet (Un prophète)

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A Prophet (Un prophète) 2009 18

155 mins France Director. Jacques Audiard

Blending brutality and tenderness, realism and poetry, Jacques Audiard’s drama chronicles the experiences of a young French Arab striving to survive murderous power struggles in a prison dominated by Corsicans and Arabs. Tahar Rahim excels as the canny protagonist, but it is the deft depiction of the cruel social and psychological realities of prison life that brings depth to a gripping yarn

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Directed by

Jacques Audiard

Featuring

Tahar Rahim

Niels Arestrup

Adel Bencherif

Reda Kateb

Collection

Cannes Film Festival selects French Cinema Oscars - Best Foreign Language Film Best of BAFTA Festival Winners & Nominees Cannes Film Festival

Certificate

18 Contains strong bloody violence and very strong language

Released

2009

Country

France

Language

French

Production company

Why Not Productions (France)

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