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The Crossmaker

Synopsis

Jerusalem, 1st century AD. Jewish carpenter Shimon is enslaved to make crosses for the Roman army which his fellow Jews will be crucified on. When an injured young rebel seeks a hiding place in his workshop, Shimon's conscience and loyalties are called into question, as he must decide whether to protect his family and accept the hold that the Romans have over him, or stand-up and try to change his situation.

Details

Year
2010
Type of film
Shorts
Format
35mm
Director
David Anderson
Producer
The London Film School
Co-Producer
The London Film School
Screenwriter
David Anderson
Director of Photography
Jeroen Bogaert
Principal Cast
Branko Tomovic, Noa Bodner, Will Stranger, Christopher Sciueref

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Production Company

The London Film School
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UK

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