From Jesus to Christ : the first Christians / a Frontline coproduction with InVision Productions, Ltd. ; WGBH Boston ; WTVS Detroit ; WPBT Miami ; WNET New York, and KCTS Seattle ; written and produced by Marilyn Mellowes ; senior producer and director, William Cran.
Contributor(s): Cran, William | Mellowes, Marilyn H | Lyman, Will | South, David | Hurwitz, Tom | Foss, Paul | InVision Productions | WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) | WTVS-TV (Television station : Detroit, Mich.) | WPBT-TV (Television station : Miami, Fla.) | WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) | KCTS (Television station : Seattle, Wash.) | PBS Home Video.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1415704112.Other title: First Christians.Uniform titles: Frontline (Television program) Subject(s): Jesus Christ -- Biography | Church historyGenre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 232.9
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Originally broadcast in 1998 on the television program Frontline.
Principal photography, David South, Thomas Hurwitz ; music, Paul Foss.
Narrator, Will Lyman.
Explore the life of Jesus and the movement he started, challenging familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity. Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence and interviews with the nation's leading New Testament scholars, the series transports the viewer back two thousand years to the time and place where Jesus once lived and preached.
Canadian rating: G.
DVD, region 1, NTSC, full screen presentation; Dolby surround stereo.