“The Bible’s Buried Secrets” is a two-hour special episode televised by NOVA in 2008. Written and directed by respected filmmaker Gary Glassman and presented by renowned actor Liev Schreiber, the film presents interesting facts taken from a scientific perspective regarding the origin of the Israelites and the developments of modern religion.
The film features never-before-seen facts of how the ancient Israelites established a faith in a single, omnipotent God. Information about the history of the Bible gathered from archaeological artifacts left behind by Israelites are also discussed. There is also a discussion of how the Hebrew Bible (aka Old Testament) had a big impact on the monotheistic religions like Christianity, Islam, and Judaism.