reality – at his stupid whims.
father, hacks his computer and texts everyone in the world the date they will die. Then she escapes out their apartment door to Earth / reality, where she
recruits six really strange Apostles to create a Brand New Testament.
Laugh-out-loud funny, this is from Jaco Van Dormael (“Toto the Hero” and “Mr. Nobody”) mixes religious satire and ironic fantasy to hilarious effect.
feels free to act on their basest instincts and hidden desires.
Poelvoorde playing God as a grumpy bastard, formerly given to managing
Earth’s affairs while
clad in a bathrobe and pajama bottoms.
Wonderful French comedienne Yolande Moreau is his mild wife who comes into her own when given God like powers (e.g. the design she decides on for the sky
above – hilarious!!)
Dormael’s latest is one of nine shortlisted films in the running
for the Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award and is nominated for a
Golden Globe as Best Foreign Language Film.
ISA: Le Pacte. U.S. Distribution : None Yet.