‘Two Popes’ filmmakers hope Pope Francis is amused

FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis visits his predecessor, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, at the Mater Ecclesiae Monastery in Vatican, December 21, 2018.Vatican Media/Handout via REUTERS

LONDON (Reuters) – Director Fernando Meirelles is a fan of Pope Francis but says his new film, which tries to get into the head of the Argentine pontiff, also shows some of his weaknesses. “The Two Popes” is based on the story of Pope Benedict’s 2013 dramatic retirement from the papacy and the ascendancy of […]

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