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‘Last Days in the Desert‘ follows Jesus in an intimate glimpse of an imagined chapter from his 40 days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, he struggles with the Devil over the fate of an ordinary family in crisis, setting for himself a dramatic test with distinctly human conflicts.
The film features Ewan McGregor as both Jesus and The Devil, Tye Sheridan, Ciaran Hinds and Avelet Zurer round out the proudction from director Rodrigo Garcia. Garcia has a history with HBO where he directed several episodes of their series, such as ‘The Sopranos‘, ‘Six Feet Under‘, ‘Carnivale‘ and ‘Big Love‘. ‘Last Days in the Desert‘ debuts May 13.