Jesus of Nazareth: Jesus of Nazareth is a 1977 Anglo-Italian television miniseries co-written (with Anthony Burgess and Suso Cecchi d'Amico) and directed by Franco Zeffirelli which dramatizes the birth, life, ministry, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus largely according the Christian Bible's New Testament Gospels. It was filmed in Tunisia, Morocco, and Mexico and was produced by Lew Grade and Vincenzo Labella on a budget of an estimated $12 million to $18 million.
Released: March 27, 1977
Runtime: 382 mins
Genres: Drama History Biography
Countries: Italy UK
Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Actors: Anne Bancroft Christopher Plummer Claudia Cardinale Ernest Borgnine Ian McShane James Farentino John Duttine Michael York Olivia Hussey Robert Powell Sergio Nicolai Tony Vogel