About the film
Release Date: Nov 22, 2019
Runtime: 128 minsWINNER of the 2019 Berlin International Film Festival's Silver Bear - Grand Jury Prize!
By The Grace Of God is the highly anticipated new film from acclaimed French director François Ozon (Frantz, Swimming Pool, 8 Femmes).
When Alexandre learns by chance that the priest who abused him as a boy is still working with children, he decides to take action to "lift the burden of silence" - but the repercussions and consequences will leave no one unscathed.
Starring Melvil Poupaud (Laurence Anyways), Denis Ménochet (Inglourious Basterds) and Swann Arlaud (Les Anarchistes), with a screenplay by Ozon and cinematography by Manuel Dacosse (The Strange Colour of Your Body’s Tears).
A gripping, timely and deeply moving exploration of courage, family, faith, and speaking truth to power, By The Grace Of God premiered at the 2019 Berlin International Film Festival and is exclusive to Palace Nova Eastend.