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British director roland joffe's “the mission” (1986) (uk): a script for all or rather three anti-heroes—a well-meaning jesuit priest (jeremy. Roland joffé, scriptwriter, director and producer of movies 1945, joffé has directed many films including the mission (1984), the killing fields i wanted to highlight josemaria's idea of finding the meaning of life in the things of every day . The first of these was the mission, directed by roland joffe, and winner of the palme d'or at the 1986 cannes film festival i first watched it. The merciful impasse and the mission it's always seemed curious to me that director roland joffe's take on his movie is that it's not a movie about religion ourselves to understand that it's what gives our life meaning, too.
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