The Miracle Maker


2h 2000

Brief Synopsis

The story of the last years of Jesus Christ's life told through the eyes of a child. Focuses on events from the New Testament such as: the rising of Lazarus, the healing of Mary Magdalene, the crucifixion and the resurrection. Utilizes both 3-D clay animation and computer-generated imagery.

Film Details

Also Known As
Il etait une fois Jesus, Jesus Story, The, Jesus: The Miracle Maker, Miracle Maker, etait une fois Jesus
Release Date
2000
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Angel Studios; Arion; BBC (Network); Bbc Resources; British Screen Finance; Digital Film Works Inc; General Screen Enterprises; Icon Uk Group; Sylvia Wheeler Film Services Ltd.; Technicolor
Distribution Company
Bac Films Distribution; Icon; Icon Uk Group; Icon Uk Group; Lionsgate
Location
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

The story of the last years of Jesus Christ's life told through the eyes of a child. Focuses on events from the New Testament such as: the rising of Lazarus, the healing of Mary Magdalene, the crucifixion and the resurrection. Utilizes both 3-D clay animation and computer-generated imagery.

Crew

Julie Ankerson

Foley Artist

Elizabeth Babakhina

Co-Executive Producer

Anna Baibakova

Costume Designer

Richard Bain

Visual Effects Supervisor

Ian Banks

Sound Designer

Ian Banks

Sound Editor

Mike Bell

Animator

Eugenia Bogolyubova

Costume Designer

Darran Clement

Foley Mixer

Matt Creed

Assistant Sound Editor

Natasha Dabizha

Animator

Tass Darlington

Layout Artist

Christopher De Lloyd

Storyboard Artist

Peter Dodd

Animator

Anne Dudley

Original Music

Anne Dudley

Music Conductor

Anne Dudley

Music

Roger Dudley

Music Producer

Karen Elliott

Music Supervisor

Christopher Evans

Layout Artist

Milana Fedoseyeva

Animator

Alastair Fell

Animator

Chris Fenna

Animator

John Fewell

Foley Artist

Robert Francis

Sound Department

John Geraint

Co-Executive Producer (Bbc Wales)

Ellen Gonzalez

Publicity

Christopher Grace

Executive Producer

Jancie Graham

Other

Claire Grey

Animator

Derek Hayes

Executive Director

Steve Hayne

Animator

Peter Hesom

Layout Artist

Nick Howell

Production Coordinator

Paul Hulme

Sound Department

Peter Jeffreys

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Peter Jeffreys

Sound Supervisor

Paul Jenkins

Sound Department

Naomi Jones

Producer

Vladimir Kadukhin

Animator

Ralph Kamp

Co-Executive Producer (Icon Entertainment)

Irina Karpova

Line Producer

Leonard Kolvinkovski

Camera

Lyudmila Krilova

Segment Editor (Christmas Films)

Martin Lamb

Script Editor

Helena Livanova

Artistic Advisor

Duncan Macdonald

2-D Animator

Igor Markozyan

Production Coordinator

Ann Marriott

Animator

Geoffrey Marshall-taylor

Co-Executive Producer (Bbc)

Paul Mcfadden

Assistant Sound Editor

Roger Mcintosh

Animator

Helena Medvezhnikova

Segment Editor (Christmas Films)

Penelope Middelboe

Script Editor

Helena Mikhailova

Supervising Editor (Christmas Films)

Boris Moiseyev

Set Designer

Tanya Molodova

Animator

Izya Oirakh

Technical Director

Sergei Olifirenko

Animator

William Oswald

Editor

Andrew Peters

Production Coordinator

Das Petrou

Layout Artist

Paul Pflug

Publicity

Roger Phillips

Animator

Julian Pinn

Consultant

Matthew Plummer

Visual Effects

Rupert Porter

Visual Effects

Ashley Potter

2-D Artist

Ashley Potter

Background Artist

John Richards

Editor

John Richards

Editor

Tim Ricketts

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Matthew Roberts

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Mary Selway

Voice Casting

Jose Solis

Animator

Alla Solovyova

Animator

Mair Thomas

Animator

Sarah Trevis

Voice Casting

Nicolette Van Gendt

Animator

Olga Veselova

Animator

Alexander Vikhanski

Director Of Photography (Christmas Films)

Rick Villeneuve

Animator

Huw Walters

Co-Executive Producer (S4c)

Joan Washington

Voice Director

Joan Washington

Dialogue Director

Murray Watts

Screenwriter

Arjan Wilschut

Animator

Renat Zinnurov

Producer (Christmas Films)

Film Details

Also Known As
Il etait une fois Jesus, Jesus Story, The, Jesus: The Miracle Maker, Miracle Maker, etait une fois Jesus
Release Date
2000
Production Company
ABC Entertainment Group; Angel Studios; Arion; BBC (Network); Bbc Resources; British Screen Finance; Digital Film Works Inc; General Screen Enterprises; Icon Uk Group; Sylvia Wheeler Film Services Ltd.; Technicolor
Distribution Company
Bac Films Distribution; Icon; Icon Uk Group; Icon Uk Group; Lionsgate
Location
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 23, 2000

Released in United States on Video September 12, 2000

Previous title: "The Jesus Story."

Budget source: Hollywood Reporter 01/20/1998

Estimated budget: $10,000,000

Released theatrically in France April 12, 2000.

Released theatrically in the United Kingdom March 31, 2000.