Video/Film , DVD in Italian

Il vangelo secondo Matteo : The gospel according to Saint Matthew

un film di Pier Paolo Pasolini.
  • New York, NY : Waterbearer Films, ©2003.
  • 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1).
Also known as
  • Gospel according to Saint Matthew
  • Director of photography, Tonini Delli Colli ; art director, Luigi Scaccianoce ; editor, Nino Baragli ; voice of Christ, Enrico Maria Salerno ; music, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sergei Prokofiev, Anton Webern, Luis E. Bacalov.
  • Cast: Enrique Irazoqui, Susanna Pasolini, Mario Socrate, Marcello Morante.
  • "The birth, life, teachings and death on the cross of Jesus Christ presented almost as a cinema-verité documentary. Pasolini's second feature ... is an attempt to take Christ out of the opulent church and present him as an outcast Italian peasant"--Container.
Other information
  • Italian dialogue with English subtitles.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964 by L'Arco Film, Rome, and Lux cie cinématografique de France, Paris.
  • Awards: Venice Film Festival 1964, Special Jury Prize.
Publisher's number
  • WBF 8040 Water Bearer Films
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 40961115