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Un prophète

Un prophète

by Jacques Audiard

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Review: A Prophet

Crime and rewards

Jacques Audiard transcends a genre film about prison and criminality, to create a complex work combining powerful realism, a sensitive human journey and subtle social metaphor 

"Prison as a metaphor for society"

Interview: Jacques Audiard • Director

"Prison as a metaphor for society"

Extracts from the press conference at the Cannes Film Festival 2009 where A Prophet won the Grand Prize a week later 




Video - European Film Awards 2009

Interview: Jacques Audiard and Tahar Rahim - director and actor of A Prophet

Video - European Film Awards 2009

French director Jacques Audiard and EFA-winner Tahar Rahim tell about the making process of A Prophet 


international title: A Prophet
original title: Un prophète
country: France
sales agent: Celluloid Dreams
year: 2009
directed by: Jacques Audiard
screenplay: Thomas Bidegain, Jacques Audiard, Abdel Raouf Dafri, Nicolas Peufaillit
cast: Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup, Adel Bencherif, Reda Kateb, Hichem Yacoubi

main awards/selection

European Film Awards 2009Best European Actor - Tahar Rahim, Prix d’Excellence for the Sound Design
Cannes 2009Official Selection, Grand Prize

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