If you don’t sin, Jesus died for nothing
Inspired by a true story of the rise and fall of a playboy priest.
After being educated at a 1970s seminary where you can sin as long as you’re really sorry, Koen Kusters moves easily between Sunday mass, brothel and bar. How can he warn his flock against life’s temptations, if he hasn’t experienced them himself? When he starts spending collection plate money on his partying with drugs and women, and selling off church treasures, it’s clear to everybody but Kusters that things have gotten out of control…
Thomas van der Ree, Jan Eilander, Michel Sluysmans, Joost Reijmers
Hazazah Pictures (NL), Samsa Film (LUX), Zilvermeer Productions (BE)
€ 4.5 M
Netherlands Film Fund, Dutch FilmWorks, Creative Europe MEDIA, Provincie Limburg
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