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Encyclopedia > Teresa, el cuerpo de Cristo
Teresa, el cuerpo de Cristo

Film poster
Directed by Ray Loriga
Produced by Albert Martinez Martin (exec. producer),
Andrés Vicente Gómez,
Pierre-Richard Muller
Written by Ray Loriga
Starring Paz Vega,
Leonor Watling,
Geraldine Chaplin
Music by Ángel Illarramendi
Michael Nyman
Cinematography José Luis Alcaine
Release date(s) 2007
Running time 97 minutes
Country Spain
Language Spanish
Budget $10,000,000 (estimated)
Official website
IMDb profile

Teresa, el cuerpo de Cristo (English title Teresa: The Body of Christ) is a 2007 biopic written and directed by Ray Loriga and starring Paz Vega as the title character, Saint Teresa of Ávila. Ray Loriga is a Spanish author, screenwriter, and director (born Madrid, 1967). ... Ray Loriga is a Spanish author, screenwriter, and director (born Madrid, 1967). ... Paz Vega (born Paz Campos Trigo January 2, 1976) is a Spanish actress. ... Leonor Ceballos Watling (Madrid, July 28, 1975) is a Spanish actress and singer. ... Geraldine Chaplin (born July 31, 1944 in Santa Monica, California) is an Anglo-American actress. ... Michael Nyman (born March 23, 1944) is a British minimalist composer, pianist, librettist and musicologist, perhaps best known for the many scores he wrote during his lengthy collaboration with the British filmmaker Peter Greenaway. ... Jose Luis Alcaine (born 26 December 1938) is a Spanish born cinematographer. ... Poster for Man on the Moon (1999), a biopic A biographical picture— often shortened to biopic— is a film that dramatizes the life of an actual person or people. ... Ray Loriga is a Spanish author, screenwriter, and director (born Madrid, 1967). ... Paz Vega (born Paz Campos Trigo January 2, 1976) is a Spanish actress. ... // Headline text For other people known as Saint Teresa, see Teresa Teresa of Avila by Peter Paul Rubens Saint Teresa of Avila (known in religion as Teresa de Jesús, baptised as Teresa de Cepeda y Ahumada) was a Spanish Roman Catholic mystic and monastic reformer; born at Avila (53...


The film has been criticised by Spanish bishops for its erotic representation of the saint's visions, exemplified by the poster's depiction of the hand of Christ touching the arm of the naked Teresa.[1]


References

  1. ^ Teresa of Avila. Woman's Hour. BBC Radio 4 (2007-04-05). Retrieved on 2007-04-06. Discussion of Teresa of Ávila with reference to the film

Womans Hour is a magazine programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in the United Kingdom. ... BBC Radio 4 is a British domestic radio station which broadcasts a wide variety of chiefly spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history. ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the Anno Domini (common) era. ... April 6 is the 96th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (97th in leap years). ...

External links

  • Stills from the film at CinEmpire.com

 
 

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