Trailerama: Un Prophete (A Prophet)

The long-awaited return of Beat My Heart Skipped director Jacques Audiard. Tahar Rahim is the French-Arab thug given a criminal education inside the big house. Any similarity between the prison and Guantanamo, Malik and a certain other divine mouthpiece are surely coincidental. Screening at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.

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One Response to “Trailerama: Un Prophete (A Prophet)”

  1. Must See Movies: February 2010 « SquallyShowers Says:

    […] Un prophète (A Prophet) Release date: Feb. 26 The pitch: An Arab (Tahar Rahim) discovers that there’s more Shawshank than redemption amongst the competing tribes of a French prison. Fun fact: The Beat My Heart Skipped director Jacques Audiard first met his star when they shared a taxicab. Rahim went on to win European Film and Lumiere awards for his performance. Why it could be great: Audiard’s thriller has been acclaimed as one of the best films of the year—even by critics who haven’t seen it yet! Why it could suck: It’s only a little shorter than The Green Mile. […]

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