A riveting inquiry into the historical Jesus by the team responsible for the award-winning Origin of Christianity. This sprawling collection delves into the latest archaeological research about...LEARN ABOUT.
An artistic representation of the mystical life led by the first saint of the new millennium, Sister Faustina Kowalska, based upon experiences recorded in her spiritual diary. With Danuta Segda...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: BIRTH OF A GOLEM
A powerful and unusual work, Birth of a Golem is a dreamlike "notebook" film exploring ideas for a feature film on the theme of the Golem. Gradually, the notebook takes on a life of its own...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: THE PETRIFIED GARDEN
A revelation from one of the world's great filmmakers. Amos Gitai turns his iconoclastic gaze to the collapse of the Soviet Union in a magnificent, wry, and oddly humorous film that...LEARN MORE.
GOLEM: THE SPIRIT OF EXILE
Amos Gitai fuses the Book of Ruth and other Biblical tales of exile with the Jewish legend of the Golem to create a Biblical parable for the modern world. Elimelech, Naomi, and their grown sons...LEARN MORE.
The story of the 16th century native Mexican, St. Juan Diego, and his encounters with the Virgin is interwoven with the present-day story of archaeologist Jose Maria (Aleix Albareda), who reassesses his own neglect of his wife and children, and his sister, Mercedes (Ivana Miño), who comes to terms with her desire for a home and family. As these stories unfold, Our Lady of Guadalupe reveals herself to each of the characters, guiding them toward the happiness and serenity they seek. Guadalupe is an epic film that inspires, informs and entertains-and one that should be seen by everyone! In Spanish with English subtitles.
Santiago Parra---Mexico---2006---112 mins.
Set in Chicago in 1967 at the height of the Vietnam War, this disarming, intimate, even fun piece of cinema verite finds two nuns moving through the city's densely populated streets...LEARN MORE.
JOAN THE MAID (I & II)
A brilliant interpretation of the story of Joan of Arc by French New Wave and post-New Wave master Jacques Rivette. With a ravishing performance from Sandrine Bonnaire as Joan, this...LEARN MORE.
A magnificent and powerful retelling of the story of the three wise men. Three men from across Europe and Asia follow signs in the heavens, ultimately leading them to Bethlehem and...LEARN MORE.
MOTHER JOAN OF THE ANGELS
One of the landmarks of modern Polish cinema, this gripping adaptation of Aldous Huxley's The Devils of Loudun (like Ken Russell's The Devils), transposes the action to a 17th-century Polish...LEARN MORE.
ORIGIN OF CHRISTIANITY
The world's leading biblical scholars gather for this international symposium that created a sensation when released on French television. From Paris to Jerusalem, from Cambridge to Harvard...LEARN MORE.
TESTIGO DE ESPERANZA: LA VIDA DE JUAN PABLO II
The late Pope John Paul II was one of the world's greatest proponents of religious freedom and human rights. Based on George Weigel's book of the same name, this is a complete and intimate portrait of an extraordinary leader. In Spanish only. No English subtitles.
Judith Dwan Hallet---Spanish---2001---116 mins.
St. Thérèse of Lisieux demonstrated a path of spirituality, known as the "Little Way", through the actions of unconditional love, human compassion, and selfless devotion to duty. This moving true story is told through simple narrative that invites the audience to contemplate and apply such spirituality in their own lives, regardless of one's own faith or religious background. This inspirational film recounts a young woman's romance with God and her journey to true spiritual connection.
Leonardo Difilippis---USA---2004---96 mins.