Directed by Bruce Beresford. With Lothaire Bluteau, Aden Young, Sandrine Holt, August Schellenberg. A young Jesuit priest seeks to convert the Indian tribes in. Black Robe is a biography film directed by Bruce Beresford. The screenplay was written by Irish Canadian author Brian Moore, who adapted it from his. Missionary Father Laforgue travels to the New World in hopes of converting Algonquin Indians to Catholicism. Accepted, though warily, by the.
Black Robe" tells the story of the first contacts between the Huron Indians of Quebec and the Jesuit missionaries from France who came to.