A comprehensive archaeological investigation tracing the beginning of the ancient Israelites. The Bible’s Buried Secrets looks at the evolution of their belief in one God and the theory behind their faith, the Hebrew Bible was written.
Featuring interviews with leading biblical scholars, the film presents historic works of art, ancient artefacts, biblical passages and recreations of extraordinary events to give viewers a true insight into how the Israelites found god. The God not only of modern Judaism, but also of Christianity and Islam.
The documentary presents a powerful partnership between science and scholarship, all looking for one answer: Who actually wrote the Hebrew Bible?
Is there a real historical core to stories of Abraham, Moses and the Exodus, and King David, a warrior and writer of psalms, and his son, Solomon, who built the great temple in Jerusalem? Was Judaism always a monotheistic religion?