Synopsis by Sally Barber
The film Bethlehem explores the history of this ancient town which is steeped in significance for three religions, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. Produced by Palestinian Christians from Bethlehem, this video is a real insider's guide to Bethlehem's past and present. The town played a key role in the Old Testament, the history of the Israelites, and was the birthplace of Christ. Beginning from the holy birth, this film investigates the sacred community though its ancient architecture, fascinating archeology, demographics, and colorful and meaningful legends.
Christianity, city, Israeli [nationality], Palestine, religion