The Pope’s dead and a new one must be found. But what if God’s envoy on earth doesn’t want the job?
Italian director Nanni Moretti’s exploration of this scenario offers a light-hearted look at Vatican politics and personal inadequacy.
The child abuse scandal is only alluded to, but that isn’t necessarily a weakness. We Have a Pope shows an institution in crisis without landing any specific punches.
It’s also hilariously funny—think Father Ted without the laughter track.
Director Nanni Moretti, in cinemas now