The Silent Witness


55m 1978

Brief Synopsis

An investigation into the Shroud of Turin, believed by some to be the winding-sheet in which Jesus was buried. The linen cloth that bears the image of a man's face is kept at the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Turin, Italy. The mystery of whose image is on the cloth is examined by theologian

Film Details

Also Known As
Silent Witness
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
55m

Synopsis

An investigation into the Shroud of Turin, believed by some to be the winding-sheet in which Jesus was buried. The linen cloth that bears the image of a man's face is kept at the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Turin, Italy. The mystery of whose image is on the cloth is examined by theologians, physicists, and historians using the tools of modern science to trace its history. .

Film Details

Also Known As
Silent Witness
MPAA Rating
Release Date
1978

Technical Specs

Duration
55m

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Released in United States 1978

Released in United States March 1980

Released in United States 1978

Released in United States March 1980 (Shown at FILMEX: Los Angeles International Film Exposition (Special Programs) March 4-21, 1980.)