Event held on June 03

Cinematinee- Corpus Christi

Provided by: Coffs Harbour Jetty Theatre

Event runs from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
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Coffs Harbour Jetty Theatre

Address: 337 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

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2pm & 6 pm

$12.50 Online & $13.00 Door Sales

D. Jan Komasa | MA15+ | Poland

In Polish with English subtitles

2020 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINEE – Best International Feature

Inspired by true events, Jan Komasa’s multi award-winning drama CORPUS CHRISTI is a remarkable tale of morality and redemption, about a charismatic young ex-convict who fooled an entire Polish village by falsely posing as a priest.

20-year-old Daniel (Bartosz Bielenia, a major screen discovery) has found God whilst incarcerated in a youth detention centre, but his criminal record excludes him from entering the seminary. At the end of his sentence he is sent to a small town to take up a position in a woodworking factory, but thanks to a stolen collar is mistakenly taken as the parish’s new clergyman. It’s a seemingly God-given opportunity for transformation, and Daniel – whilst wholly unconventional in his approach (and after a shaky start) – takes to the pulpit with a fervour and compassion that his predecessor has clearly lacked.