Constantine's Sword

Constantine's Sword

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Director: Oren Jacoby

Cast: Oren Jacoby, James Carroll, Eli Wallach, Natasha Richardson

     
 

Academy Award-nominated director Oren Jacoby helmed this documentary adaptation of former Catholic priest James Carroll's nonfiction book of the same name. An anti-war activist, Carroll delves into Christianity's history to learn how a faith founded on peace could come to be used as a tool for war-mongers. Jacoby follows Carroll as he explores the phenomenon from its… See more details below

Overview

Academy Award-nominated director Oren Jacoby helmed this documentary adaptation of former Catholic priest James Carroll's nonfiction book of the same name. An anti-war activist, Carroll delves into Christianity's history to learn how a faith founded on peace could come to be used as a tool for war-mongers. Jacoby follows Carroll as he explores the phenomenon from its origins in ancient times up through the modern-day U.S. military. Constantine's Sword screened at the 2007 Los Angeles Film Festival.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/16/2008
UPC:
0720229913355
Original Release:
2008
Rating:
NR
Source:
First Run Features
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Time:
1:35:00
Sales rank:
44,599

Special Features

Introduction by Gabriel Byrne; Extended scenes & outtakes; Director's notes; Trailer; Filmmaker biographies

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
James Carroll Participant
Eli Wallach Piero Terracina
Natasha Richardson Edith Stein
Philip Bosco Gian Pietro Caraffa
Liev Schreiber Constantine

Technical Credits
Oren Jacoby Director,Producer,Screenwriter
James Carroll Executive Producer,Screenwriter
Donald Cutler Co-producer
Richard Fairbanks Sound/Sound Designer
Leslie Friedman Associate Producer
Charlotte Gladstone Associate Producer
Joel Goodman Score Composer
Kate Hirson Editor
Edward O'Connor Sound/Sound Designer
Robert Richman Cinematographer
Michael Solomon Producer
Betsy West Producer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Constantine's Sword
1. The Cross [1:31]
2. The Air Force [3:05]
3. Infiltration [6:04]
4. Jews & the Gospels [5:05]
5. Family [1:34]
6. Constantine [7:53]
7. The Robe [2:26]
8. The Real Constantine [3:22]
9. Crusades [6:49]
10. A Calling [5:49]
11. Inquisition [8:55]
12. Conversion [4:53]
13. Pope Benedict XVI [3:38]
14. Edith Stein [6:46]
15. Rome 1943 [6:43]
16. Vatican II [1:53]
17. The Forgotten Past [2:33]
18. Good & Evil [5:08]
19. Scandal [4:23]
20. No War Is Holy [4:03]
21. End Credits [2:34]

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