FILM FORUM presents CORPUS CHRISTI

FILM FORUM presents CORPUS CHRISTI

Nominated for the Academy Award® for Best International Feature Film: a modern drama of mistaken identity, fraud, and possible beatification. When a 20-year-old juvenile delinquent, recently released from detention, comes to a small village, he is mistaken for their new priest. His passion, charisma, and wildly unconventional methods help heal traumatized residents. A sincere man of God, a con artist, or a redeemed criminal atoning for his past? Inspired by true events, a magnetic performance by Bartosz Bielenia in the lead keeps us guessing – in this breakthrough for Polish director Jan Komasa.

POLAND 2019 116 MINS. IN POLISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

FILM FORUM presents CORPUS CHRISTI

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  • Corpus Christi

    After years in juvenile prison, 20-year-old Daniel is released and sent to a small village to work as a manual laborer. Upon his arrival, a quick lie has him mistaken for a priest. Though untrained, his passion and charisma inspire the community. At the same time, his unconventional sermons and u...

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