Pilate: The Man Who Killed Christ
PILATE: THE MAN WHO KILLED CHRIST
Shot on location in Morocco for Channel 4's Easter schedules in 2004.
October Films / Lodestar Productions. Exec Producer Adam Bullmore; written, produced and directed by Andrew Chater.
In the popular imagination, the Jews, not Pilate, bear responsibility for the death of Jesus. The clip explores the ugly historical consequences of that 'blood guilt'.
(clip duration 1'59")
As the Jews pray for the promised messiah, a rabbi appears in Galilee...
(clip duration 3’41”)
Five times, Jesus visited Jerusalem for the Feasts - times of heightened tension between Roman and Jew.
(clip duration 2'48")
From the pages of the Roman historian Josephus comes an anecdote illustrating Pilate's ruthless control of Jerusalem.
(clip duration 2'58")
Two worlds collide as Pilate confronts Jesus. (Rob Marni as Jesus; Christopher Hunter as Pilate)
(clip duration 2'23")
The consequence of rebellion: Pilate executes the 'King of the Jews'.
(clip duration 2'20")