As Christians we are blessed by knowing the greatest storyteller ever – Jesus! It’s only natural that we should want to tell God’s story as we become more like Christ. 

The 11th Annual Film Festival is a celebration of these stories told in the medium of film. We want you to walk away challenged and inspired by what you see!

Friday 9:15 pm

Screening duration:

75 minutes
Emanuel

Production Credits:

Director-screenwriter: Brian Ivie

Showing at:

Friday 9:15 pm

Description:

From the director of the transformational documentary The Drop Box (2014), this new film is a stunning examination of the mass shooting that claimed nine lives during a prayer service at a historic African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina. Providing an unvarnished account of racism and the terror of that tragic evening, Emanuel is also a story of unthinkable forgiveness...
Saturday 11:30 am

Screening duration:

120 minutes
A Journey to Forgive

Production Credits:

Director: Sung-soo Lee / Producer: Sung-soo Lee

Showing at:

Saturday 11:30 am

Description:

In this award-winning documentary (Audience Choice at the International Christian Film Festival; Silver Remi at WorldFest Houston 2019), a multigenerational group of Christians cycles from Seoul, South Korea, to Tokyo, Japan, with the hope of bringing healing to a route and relationship still marred, for many, by historic injustices. Though interspersed with animated assessments of theology and past events, this...
Saturday 3:30 pm

Screening duration:

150 minutes
Jesus in Athens

Production Credits:

Director: Peter Hansen / Producer and writer: Darren Carlson

Showing at:

Saturday 3:30 pm

Description:

As thousands upon thousands of refugees arrive on the shores of Greece, fleeing war-torn countries and the devastation of their homes, many of the most vulnerable people in the world are encountering Christianity for the first time. This film provides an on-the-ground look at the work being done among local churches in Athens to represent Jesus to those seeking a...
The Human Project: "What is Human?" / "What is the value of Human life?"

Production Credits:

Director and Producer: Jake Bergen / Writer and creator: Andy Steiger

Talkback:

A short time of discussion will follow.

Showing at:

Saturday 3:30 pm

Description:

Drawn from a teaching series co-produced by Apologetics Canada and Power to Change, these potent short films cut to the heart of fundamental questions about human identity and dignity. In “What is Human,” a victim of genocidal violence demonstrates sacrificial love by caring for a child from the tribe that murdered her family. In “What is the Value of Human...
Saturday 7:00 pm

Screening duration:

105 minutes
A Job who is near us

Production Credits:

Producer: Woong-dal Song / Director: Ho-Kyung Lee

Showing at:

Saturday 7:00 pm

Description:

Remarkably intimate and raw, this documentary journeys with a young family as they struggle through three years of incomprehensible physical suffering and seek God’s purposes even as death looms. As with the Biblical story to which the title of this film alludes, no easy answers are given to the problem of pain, and yet this story of faithfulness draws us...