The life of Jesus Christ, his journey through life as he faces the temptations that all humans face during their lives, and his final temptation upon the cross. Director: Martin Scorsese Writers: Nikos Kazantzakis (novel), Paul Schrader (screenplay) Stars: Willem Dafoe, Harvey Keitel and Barbara Hershey
Martin Scorsese. Gangs of New York, The Aviator & Shutter Island. American, born 1942. Regarded as one of the greatest directors of all time. Founded non-profit organisation to film preservation. His father was a clothes presser and an actor, and his mother was a seamstress and an actress. Influenced by the French New Wave.