Habemus Papam (We Have a Pope)

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Director: Nanni Moretti. A story centered on the relationship between the newly elected Pope and his therapist.The film premiered in Italy in April 2011 and played in competition at the 64th Cannes Film Festival. Its original title is Habemus Papam, Latin for “We have a pope”, the phrase used upon the announcement of a new pope. The film stars Michel Piccoli as a cardinal who, against his wishes, is elected pope. Moretti co-stars as a psychiatrist who is called in to help the pope overcome his panic.