Hail Mary (1985)

Director
Jean-Luc Godard

Main cast
Myriem Roussel; Thierry Rode; Philippe Lacoste; Manon Andersen; Malachi Jara Kohan

Genres
Drama

Description
In this modern retelling of the Virgin birth, Mary is a student who plays basketball and works at her father's petrol station; Joseph is an earnest dropout who drives a cab. The angel Gabriel must school Joseph to accept Mary's pregnancy, while Mary comes to terms with God's plan through meditations that are sometimes angry and usually punctuated by elemental images of the sun, moon, clouds, flowers, and water.


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