Toronto flashback: ‘Mea Maxima Culpa’ director Alex Gibney

One of the documentaries shortlisted for Oscar consideration is “Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God.” At the Variety Studio during the Toronto International Film Festival, director Alex Gibney discussed the issues raised by the project, which explores pedophilia in the Catholic Church, centered around the story of four teens who were abused by a priest at a Milwaukee school for the deaf.

Variety senior film critic Justin Chang reviewed “Mea” here.

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