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Title Jesus Town USA / Deliberate Films, Sky Atlantic, SBS Australia, 10 Spot Syndicate and Innov8r ; produced by Tyler Measom and Alana Yankowitz ; written by Genea Gaudet, Billie Mintz and Julian T. Pinder ; directed by Julian T. Pinder and Billie Mintz.

Publication Info. [Los Angeles, California] : Deliberate Films, [2015]
[Warren, New Jersey] : [Passion River], [2015]
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    812.6 JES    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch DVD    812.6 JES    Available
Description 1 videodisc (78 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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digital optical rda
video file DVD video rda
System Details DVD; widescreen presentation.
Credits Director of photography, Julian T. Pinder ; edited by Genea Gaudet ; music by Charles Bernstein.
Note Originally produced as a documentary film in 2015.
Summary For 88 years, a small Oklahoma town has pantomimed a passion play on a bizarre reproduction of Jerusalem built into the Wichita foothills. A light-hearted and comedic documentary chronicling the journey of a 100-strong amateur cast, a dozen horses, and a very devout community. Once boasting audiences of over 200,000, the Pageant now struggles to find any audience at all. When the man playing Jesus retires, his replacement, a long standing member of the cast, has a secret he is hiding.
Subject Prince of Peace (Passion play)
Passion-plays -- History and criticism.
Theater -- Production and direction -- Oklahoma -- Holy City of the Wichitas.
Drama -- Social aspects.
Christianity and culture -- United States.
Holy City of the Wichitas (Okla.)
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Measom, Tyler, film producer.
Yankowitz, Alana, film producer.
Gaudet, Genéa, screenwriter.
Mintz, Billie, film director, screenwriter.
Pinder, Julian T., film director, screenwriter.
Deliberate Films (Firm), production company, publisher.
Sky Atlantic (Firm), production company.
Special Broadcasting Service (Australia), production company.
10 Spot Syndicate (Firm), production company.
Innov8r (Firm), production company.
Passion River Films, film distributor.
Standard No. 013964695229
Music No. PRDVD3055 Passion River

 
    
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