Jesus Christ Saviour

Jesus Christ Saviour
  • 2008
  • Germany
  • 1h 24min
  • E
  • Directed by: Peter Geyer

Klaus Lninski's infamous stage performance in which he tries and fails to tell a sceptical audience the revolutionary credentials of Jesus Christ, a man with whom he clearly identifies a bit too closely.

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Jesus Christ Saviour

19 Jun 20084 stars

Edinburgh International Film Festival

(Peter Geyer, Germany) 84min At the beginning of Werner Herzog’s engrossing documentary homage to his favourite actor and nemesis Klaus Kinski, My Best Fiend, there is a tantalising glimpse of Kinski performing his infamous 1971 Jesus concert. Finally…

Best of the Edinburgh International Film Festival

6 Jun 2008

When the 62nd Edinburgh Film Festival begins on 18th June it will be more than the just the programme of films and number of celebrity appearances that is under scrutiny. This year is also the first for the festival in its new home in the cultural…

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