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The Diary of a Country Priest


An austere look at the experiences of a young priest in a small French parish, [[Performer~P82952~Robert Bresson~robertbresson]]'s masterly Le Journal d'un curé de campagne (Diary of a Country Priest) presents a powerful, complex exploration of faith underneath a deceptively simple exterior. Drawn from a novel by Georges Bernanos, the film centers on the priest of Ambricourt ([[Performer~P41013~Claude Laydu~claudelaydu]]), a withdrawn, devout young man whose social awkwardness leaves him isolated from...more