Perhaps the most influential single person to have ever lived, Jesus Christ continues to be worshipped by hundreds of millions of people 2,000 years after his death. This film reconstructs Jesus's childhood and young adulthood, his death on the cross and his ascension into heaven. Using state-of-the-art computer technology as well as scholarship, this "detective story" offers a thought-provoking analysis of Jesus's time among us
Jesus has been the source of faith to billions, the cause of a thousand wars, and the subject of countless works of art and music. But who was he – a rebel, a prophet or something much more? Join experts as they reconstruct the life of Jesus using archaeology, history and science. Through re-enactments set in Israel/Palestine and computer generated backgrounds, relive the main events of his life and death. For the first time, experts strip away the layers of history that cover almost every biblical site – revealing the Jerusalem, Bethlehem and Nazareth that Jesus himself would have known.