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  • Owner: NBC News
  • Clip Name: 5118167853_s30
  • Date: 9/1/06
  • Title: Benedict Vs. Darwin: Pope Debates Intelligent Design: Pope Benedict XVI Will Debate the Theory Of Evolution This Weekend
  • Production Unit: TDY
  • Media Type: AS
  • Media ID: NY-TDY-20060901-0001
  • Ardome ID: 1100100613242140122
  • Hit Time: 07:19:54
  • NA
  • Duration: 00:02:06;00
  • Location: Vatican City;Italy;
  • Era: 2000s
  • Personalities: Benedict XVI, Pope;Coyne, Jerry;Weigel, George;
  • Short Description: Benedict Vs. Darwin: Pope Debates Intelligent Design: Pope Benedict XVI Will Debate the Theory Of Evolution This Weekend
  • Long Description:
    INT VATICAN CITY
    MS: Pope Benedict XVI faces a painting of Jesus Christ, as seen in a mirror.
    CU: Benedict.

    EXT DAY VATICAN CITY
    Tracking shot of Benedict greeting a crowd.

    INT VATICAN CITY
    MS: Benedict during a religious ceremony.

    INT A LABORATORY
    CU: Rear shot of a scientist look through an electronic microscope.

    INT
    MS: In interview, University of Chicago's Evolutional Biologist Professor Jerry Coyne says, "I really believe in my heart that the scientific way of looking at the world, which depends on evidence, and the religious way of looking at the world, which depends of faith, are fundamentally incompatible."

    GFX: Animation of meteorites hitting a primeval Earth.

    EXT DAY
    MS: (Letterboxed) Bubbling lava.

    EXT DAY
    WS: A man holds a sign "Evolution Unscientific and Untrue" during amidst a crowd.

    INT
    X CU: The spine of a Holy Bible.

    INT
    WS: Students and a teacher in a classroom.

    INT
    MS: In interview, Coyne says, "If there's anything the history of the church should show it's that if they fight scientific advances they lose."

    EXT DAY
    MS: Guards follow Benedict as he walks past a crowd.

    EXT DAY ITALY
    AERIAL: Benedict's summer residence.
    WS: The residence.

    INT VATICAN CITY
    MS: Benedict during his inaugural mass.
    HIGH WS: Benedict and others during his mass.
    MS: During his mass, Benedict speaks in Italian.
    WS: Benedict seated with others.

    INT
    X CU: An illustration from a family bible.

    INT A MUSEUM
    MS: Dinosaur bones mounted on a wall.

    INT LONDON, ENGLAND
    MS: NBC's Keith Miller reports on-camera before a brontosaurus skeleton.

    INT SISTINE CHAPEL IN VATICAN CITY
    MS: Low angle shot of a chapel with frescos painted on the walls.
    CU: A crucifix.

    INT
    MS: In interview, NBC News Religion Consultant George Weigel says, "The church, indeed no Christian community and no Jewish community can accept the idea of an utterly purposeless and completely accidental natural order."

    INT
    X CU: An illustration of apes evolving into man.

    INT SISTINE CHAPEL
    MS: A fresco.
    MS: Painting of God creating man.

    INT
    MS: In interview, Weigel says, "And how will we treat each other if we just think of each other as the meaningless accidental products of a great chemical roll of the dice?"

    EXT ITALY
    AERIAL: Benedict's summer residence.

    SUPERIMPOSITION: Super shots of Benedict, of an explosion, of a statue of Jesus, of Saint Peter's Basilica, of flowing ocean, of flowing lava, of a statue of Moses, of the title page of a bible, and of clouds dust.

    VO: Miller reports and signs off from London.

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