MOSES & AARON
Moses receives the summons from God but cannot communicate the idea of a single, invisible deity to the Jewish people. Moses and Aaron is both a faithful adaptation of Arnold...LEARN MORE.
Set in Chicago in 1967 at the height of the Vietnam War, this disarming, intimate, even fun piece of cinema verite finds two nuns moving through the city's densely populated streets...LEARN MORE.
"Though the best known Quo Vadis is the 1951 Hollywood version...this recent Polish-produced film surpasses it in every respect" (Chicago Tribune). One of the most expensive films ever...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: BIRTH OF A GOLEM
A powerful and unusual work, Birth of a Golem is a dreamlike "notebook" film exploring ideas for a feature film on the theme of the Golem. Gradually, the notebook takes on a life of its...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: THE SPIRIT OF EXILE
Amos Gitai fuses the Book of Ruth and other Biblical tales of exile with the Jewish legend of the Golem to create a Biblical parable for the modern world. Elimelech, Naomi, and their grown...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: THE PETRIFIED GARDEN
A revelation from one of the world's great filmmakers. Amos Gitai turns his iconoclastic gaze to the collapse of the Soviet Union in a magnificent, wry, and oddly humorous film that...LEARN MORE.
A moving portrait of three brothers, of modern Italy, and of faith and hope. The brothers, who have been separated by work and life, return home to their small village following the death...LEARN MORE.
NOT OF THIS WORLD
A young nun, about to take her final vows, is suddenly given an abandoned baby and sets out to find the infant's mother. A middle-aged laundromat owner, who may be the baby's...LEARN MORE.
A magnificent and powerful retelling of the story of the three wise men. Three men from across Europe and Asia follow signs in the heavens, ultimately leading them to Bethlehem and...LEARN MORE.
CHRIST STOPPED AT EBOLI
Rosi's brilliant film stars Gian Maria Volonte as Carlo Levi, a political exile banished to a village in southern Italy by Mussolini, where he experiences the alien world of poverty and despair...LEARN MORE.
ORIGIN OF CHRISTIANITY
The world's leading biblical scholars gather for this international symposium that created a sensation when released on French television. From Paris to Jerusalem, from Cambridge to...LEARN MORE.
A riveting inquiry into the historical Jesus by the team responsible for the award-winning Origin of Christianity. This sprawling collection delves into the latest archaeological...LEARN ABOUT.
EASTER COMBO PACK
In these two, multi-volume box sets, the world’s eminent
Biblical scholars reveal the latest research on the birth and early development
of Christianity and the Passion of Christ, with a total running time of 21 hours.
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Gerard Mordillat/Jerome Prieur---France---1997-1998/2003---21 hrs.