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The Passion of Michelangelo 2013 15

99 mins Director. Esteban Larraín

In early 1980s Chile, a 14-year-old boy becomes a media sensation after claiming to have witnessed visions of the Virgin Mary. Acclaimed Chilean director Esteban Larraín’s complex film serves as both a critique of the hypocrisy of the Pinochet regime and an intriguing study of the power of desire, as Miguel Angel trades on his adolescent sexuality to accentuate his charismatic allure.

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Directed by

Esteban Larraín

Featuring

Sebastián Ayala

Genres

Drama

Collection

BFI Flare presents

Certificate

15 Contains infrequent strong sex references and discriminatory language

Released

2013

Language

English

Production company

Cine Ojo

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