Jesus
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INFO
Year: 1999
Format: Miniseries 2x90'
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Co-production: Lube for Lux Vide, Betafilm, Five Mile River Film and Quinta Communications, in association with Rai Fiction, France 2, Antena 3, Ard, Mtm, Czech tv, Ncrv and BSkyB
Jesus
Synopsis
The human side and the early years of Jesus Christ.
Temptation by the Devil and the discernment of His mission.
Jesus prays, performs miracles and reveals His Father's will.
Jesus refuses the love of a woman.
Jesus laughs and jokes with his disciples and with the children who surround him.
Jesus loves life and its joys.
Jesus undergoes the experience of the Cross, accepting His Father's will and choosing death in order to save the world.
Cast
Gesù: Jeremy Sisto
Maria: Jacqueline Bisset
Giuseppe: Armin Mueller Stahl
Maria Maddalena: Debra Messing
Giovanni Battista: David O'Hara
Livio: G.W. Bailey
Pietro: Luca Zingaretti
Caifa: Christian Kohlud
Erodiade: Elena Sofia Ricci
Maria Di Betania: Stefania Rocca
Giacomo: Fabio Sartor
Salomé: Gabriella Pession
Erode Antipa: Luca Barbareschi
Barabba: Claudio Amendola
Satana: Joroen Krabbé
Ponzio Pilato: Gary Oldman
Crew
Directed by: Roger Young
Screenplay: Suzette Couture
Executive Producer: Lorenzo Minoli
Executive Co-producer: Judd Parkin
Producer: Frank Konigsberg
RAI Producer: Paolo Piria
Organizzatore generale: Paolo Lucidi
RAI Producer: Roberta Cadringher, Monica Paolini
Lux Vide Co-producer: Gianmario Pagano
Dir. of Photography: Raffaele Mertes
Production Designer: Paolo Biagetti
1st Assistant Director: Sergio Ercolessi
Production Manager: Giovanni Lovatelli
Costumes Designer: Simonetta Leoncini, Giovanni Viti
Editor: Benjamin Weissman ACE
Music: Patrick Williams
Casting: Wendy Kurtzman