A Prophet conquers London

Article published on Oct. 30, 2009
Article published on Oct. 30, 2009
The inaugural Star of London for Best Film at the Times 53rd BFI London Film Festival was awarded to Jacques Audiard’s A Prophet [trailer, film focus]. Jury Chair Anjelica Huston said, “A masterpiece: A Prophet has the ambition, purity of vision and clarity of purpose to make it an instant classic.
With seamless and imaginative story-telling, superb performances and universal themes, Jacques Audiard has made a perfect film”.

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