Black Jesus (film)

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Black Jesus
Black Jesus FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by Valerio Zurlini
Written by Franco Brusati
Valerio Zurlini
Starring Woody Strode
Music by Ivan Vandor
Cinematography Aiace Parolin
Edited by Franco Arcalli
Release date
  • May 1968 (1968-05)
Running time
93 minutes
Country Italy
Language Italian

Black Jesus (Italian: Seduto alla sua destra) is a 1968 Italian drama film starring Woody Strode , directed by Valerio Zurlini and based on the life of Patrice Lumumba. It was listed to compete at the 1968 Cannes Film Festival,[1] but the festival was cancelled due to the May 1968 events in France.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Black Jesus". Retrieved 3 April 2009. 

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