Scorsese - The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)

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Interview with director Martin Scorsese and screenwriter Paul Schrader in which they talk about their film The LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST and the controversy which has surrounded their depiction of the Christian messiah. The use of clips from the film involved a period of consultation with the IBA, which led to the dropping of extracts showing Jesus's dream of having sex with Mary Magdalene.

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