From Jesus to Christ explores the life of Jesus and the movement he started, challenging familiar assumptions and conventional notions about the origins of Christianity. Drawing upon new and sometimes controversial historical evidence and interviews with nation's leading New Testament scholars, this series transports the viewer back two thousand years to the time and place where Jesus once lived and preached. This film traces Jesus' life, focusing on the events that occurred after he died and on his first followers, the men and women whose belief, conviction, and martyrdom created a major movement that transformed the Roman Empire in the space of only three hundred years. Color/B&W. Closed captions. Approx. 4 hours.