The Italian director further stresses that, unlike Gibson's life of Christ, his own 1977 film "Jesus of Nazareth" was written by the famed English author Anthony Burgess with Suso Cecchi D'Amico taking into account the principles laid down by the Second Vatican Council, "To render justice to Jews and unburden them of the accusation of Diocide. Zeffirelli finished his article with a question: And now where have we gone back to?"
It is the height of arrogance for this man to assume the death of Jesus was solely about the Jews. And, it is ignorant to assume that anyone could take the life of Christ.
his own 1977 film "Jesus of Nazareth" was written by the famed English author Anthony Burgess
Who is chiefly known as the author of the book "Clockwork Orange" described best as... "Being the adventures of a young man whose principal interests are rape, ultra-violence and Beethoven"
Violence? What violence? Do these people even think before they talk?
posted on 02/26/2004 2:47:52 PM PST
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