'The Hero' shows an intimate portrait of the crucifixion through the thoughts and emotions of those who witnessed it firsthand. His followers horrified and devastated; his accusers mocking and reveling. In a seemingly hopeless situation, we discover how the man that many saw as the victim, was in fact the Hero. "I lay down my life only to take it up again. No one takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord."