Jon Graham – Radio Host, Screenwriter, Video Producer

This week I had the privilege of being a guest on "The Culture Connection" segment of the Life With Purpose radio show. As host Jon Graham and I were chatting after the interview, I discovered that not does he interview film folks, but he's a screenwriter getting ready to produce his own faith-based film. First,…

Cynthia D. Perry – Actress

One of my favorite things about watching movies is discovering new actors. When reviewing Mattie: The Discovery, I already knew B.J. and Cameron Arnett as well as Breanna Hope Beaton, and they all did a great job, as I knew they would. But my favorite character in the movie was Betty Jean, and so I…

Hollywood Divine International Film Festival – With Festival Director Mark Den Bleyker

Hollywood Divine International Film Festival

This seems to be a year for new film festivals. Hollywood Divine International Film Festival is a new Christian film festival kicking off this fall in Pennsylvania. Director Mark Den Bleyker gives us a behind the scenes glimpse into the festival.  Introduce yourself and your role with the festival. I'm Mark Den Bleyker and I…

Great Lakes Christian Film Festival – With Founder Shawn Patrick Greene

In 2015 Great Lakes Christian Film Festival held its inaugural event. Our film The Good Book was part of the initial film lineup, so it's been fun to keep up with the festival and watch it grow. Shawn Patrick Greene is the founder and Executive Director. He shares how the festival has evolved and what…

Adam Thayer – Film Actor, Orchestra Musician, Opera Director

I don't know about you, but I love learning behind the scenes stories about films and the people who make them. That's why I started Faith Flix. So I love when I'm contacted by filmmakers and actors with interesting stories to tell. Adam Thayer is one of those people. This interview barely scratches the surface,…

Eleanor Brown – Actress

As we count down to the theatrical release of Summer of '67, I'll be interviewing some of the cast and crew members, and I'm kicking off with Eleanor Brown. She plays a supporting role as Mama Sooze in Summer of '67. You may remember her from her role as Kayla Hayes in Courageous. She's a…

Melissa Anschutz – Actress and Producer

As part of my continuing coverage of Wild Faith, I'm excited to talk with Melissa Anschutz, actress and co-producer of the film. Melissa majored in theatre with a minor in literature at CMU and WMU. She's performed in 26 films, five television series, and several commercials. I love that she produced her first theatrical show…

Upper Room Film Festival – With Director Charles Willis

Charles Willis is passionate about films and the gospel. He believes a film that presents the gospel in a fresh and real way will have a lasting impact on our society. With that in mind, he wanted to have a film festival in Dallas that would showcase the work of faith-based filmmakers. He reached out to…

Lauren LaStrada – Actress

Lauren LaStrada, is a professional actress, singer, ordained minister and published author who studied classical piano, violin, French horn, competitive figure skating and is a former student of the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute. She's also the leading lady in the new movie Wild Faith.  She does a fabulous job as Haddie, a freed slave struggling…

Karen Abercrombie – Actress, Writer, Director

In February 2015 we had the opportunity to watch an early screener of War Room  with Alex and Stephen Kendrick. From the moment Karen Abercrombie entered the screen as Mrs. Clara, I was a fan. She was so feisty and fun and she expressed her faith in such an authentic way. Since then, I've followed…