Re: [XTalk] New Jesus film on the way
- Bob Schacht wrote:
> At 11:55 PM 1/21/2003 +0100, Antonio Jerez wrote:There's been some discussion of this film on the Classic's List for some
> >Might interest some folks on the list (not the least our Jesus films
> >expert Mark Goodacre) that a new
> >Jesus film is being filmed at the moment. None other than Mel Gibson
> >is the director and the title
> >is The Passion. Looks like the story is about Jesus passion in
> >The actors are supposedly going
> >to speak latin and arameic (???) and according to the article Gibson
> >to air the film without subtitles.
> >Sounds like a joke to me, but who knows.
> >An article about the project can be read at:
time now. List members might like to check that List's archives to see
what's been said there.
Also, the ever intrepid David Meadows has also posted just about
everything that one is able to find online on the film in his excellent
(and highly recommended) Explorator, a weekly update on things on the
web that are of interest to Classicists and their ilk.
Jeffrey B. Gibson. D.Phil. (Oxon.)
1500 W. Pratt Blvd. #1
Chicago, IL 60626
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