The title may sound obvious, but Color of the Cross is hardly a race-driven film, according to the movies screenwriter, director and leading Son of Man, Jean-Claude LaMarre.
In fact, LaMarre says its important to note that, Theres only one reference in the movie to the fact that Jesus is a Black Jew but theres no avoiding the visuals, either.
LaMarre prefers to view his breakthrough Brother Christ more as a matter of historical accuracy, rather than advocating any racial ideology.
Says Lamarre: Its not like were making this movie to say, White people lied to us about Jesus!
Its as inclusive as it can be, stresses LaMarre who will attend an exclusive press screening of Color this Friday (July 28) at Culver City Studios, one of several before the slated theatrical release in October.
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