The Lens: A Cinema St. Louis Podcast - 'The Mission'

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For the latest episode of 'The Lens: A Cinema St. Louis Podcast', our critics look at Roland Joffé's 18th-century colonial epic, The Mission (1986):

The Lens is running up that hill to make some deals with God with Andrew's Cannes Winner pick The Mission. Before wading in the mud with Robert De Niro and Jeremy Irons in Roland Joffé's 1986 Palme d'Or winner, they'll review some films that are Now Showing: Jurassic World Dominion, Neptune Frost, and Cha Cha Real Smooth. For this episode's game, Joshua quizzes Andrew and Kayla about the 2022 Cannes Winners. Finally, they'll recommend "Barry," "The Boys," Holly Hunter, and ...vacations?

Next up: Pete Timmermann, Director of the Webster University Film Series, will share his own on-the-ground experiences at the Cannes Film Festival. First, they'll talk Lars von Trier's Björk-starring 2000 Palme d'Or winner, Dancer in the Dark. Please share, subscribe, and review! Follow us @stlfilmfest on Instagram/Twitter/Letterboxd and @CinemaStLouis on Facebook.

Episode 11 of "The Lens" is now available.