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American Jesus

Aram Garriga

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Edition:


2013

Section:


Noves Visions - No Ficció

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Synopsis:


In the United States, Christianity takes the most diverse shapes, leading to a multifaceted vision of faith that has even gone on to become a part of pop culture. American Jesus takes a journey through North America to meet different characters: pastors of the Apocalypse, defenders of creationism, Christian bikers... A mosaic that clears up the social and economic questions surrounding religious zeal.

Director biography:


Aram Garriga

He’s been working in the audiovisual world for 15 years, mainly as a film editor, director and producer. He has made different music videos and spots. In 2007 he directed his first documentary Introspective, about the post-rock music scene. 

Cast & Crew:


Director

Aram Garriga

Produït per

Lassy Fessenden, Brent Kunkle

Producció

Carles Torras, Aram Garriga

 

Guió

Xavi Prat, Aram Garriga 

Fotografia

Benet Román 

Muntatge

Aram Garriga 

Amb

Frank Schaeffer Jr., Pastor Phil Aguilar, Pastor Keenan Smith

Durada

77 min

www.americanjesusthemovie.com

Original Language:


English

Subtitles:


Spanish

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