By the Grace of God (Grâce à Dieu) Reviews

February 9, 2019
This is a social justice film made with purposeful conviction and a quiet, never strident, sense of indignation.
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February 9, 2019
There's of-the-moment cinema and then there's on-the-moment cinema, ripped so freshly from the headlines that the filmmaking still bears a few ink smudges.
February 9, 2019
A sober but compelling drama.
April 19, 2019
The cinema of Francois Ozon has always characterized the sickly vocation to navigate the darkness. [Full Review in Spanish]
April 17, 2019
A direct and precise film thanks to the wise decision to leave out the extra parts of the story and to take the untold pain of those affected out of the picture. [Full Review in Spanish]
April 15, 2019
The French 'Spotlight' that puts even more focus on the victims. [Full review in Spanish]
April 12, 2019
In short, By the Grace of God insists upon... a choral history, but without losing sight of this last dimension that connects more with the reality we know. [Full review in Spanish]
February 20, 2019
As a study in modern masculinity it is moving, but there's a nagging sense that Ozon was not the best director for the subject matter.
February 11, 2019
This sensitively made film takes on an important topic - sexual abuse of children in Lyon by Catholic clergy - and makes a gripping and thought-provoking movie out of it.
February 9, 2019
Superbly acted and highly controlled, the film doesn't afford easy entertainment...