Odisha in itself is a mighty ocean filled with rich traditional and oral knowledge, but at the same time filled with poverty, sickness and sadness. This film examines the fascinating story of how the storytellers of Odisha are helping their neighbors find new hope and transformation through dramatic presentations of the parables of Jesus.

Through storytelling, poetry, proverbs, and cultural adaptations of Scripture, Jesus’ message is transforming the lives of thousands. Man of Peace takes a close look at communities where storytelling and oral communication are the only means to pass on important community and spiritual values.

Though these men and women are illiterate, the message of Jesus resonates loud and clear in their lives. This film prompts us to re-examine the urgent relevance of these stories that Jesus told, and further understand the story that he is inviting us to take part in.

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