Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

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Jigsaw Productions, HBO Documentary Films and BBC Released 2013

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Director:
Alex Gibney (I)
Released:
2013
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Filmmaker Alex Gibney examines reports of pedophilia within the Roman Catholic Church, focusing specifically on a group of men who alleged that they were abused as boys by a priest at a Milwaukee school for the deaf.

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  • 70

    The Hollywood Reporter John DeFore

    Damning documentary pairs an individual sex-abuse case with analysis of institutional dysfunction at the Vatican.

  • 70

    New York Magazine (Vulture) David Edelstein

    Beyond the Mafia-like code of silence, it comes down to this: The guys at the top reserved their compassion for priests like Father Murphy in the belief that the boys were young an...

  • 63

    Slant Magazine

    Alex Gibney's latest lacks a certain cinematic depth, but that doesn't take away from its admirable reporting.

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