Dorchester Film Society
Showing The Best Of World Cinema Since 1958

Of Gods and Men

Sep 22, 2011 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

  • Director: Xavier Beauvois
  • Year: 2009
  • Country: France
  • Run Time: 122 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 48
  • B: 40
  • C: 16
  • D: 8
  • E: 0
  • Overall: 77.9
Of Gods and Men

set in the Atlas Mountains of Algeria in the 1990s, this beautiful and austere film centres on the life of French Cistercian monks in the weeks leading up to an attack by extremists. A deeply moving film exploring human strengths and weaknesses.