Film Critic’s Favorite Films of 2016 – Part 4

As we continue sharing favorite films, today we combine two movie reviewers - Brianna Hope Beaton and Jared Allen. Brianna is a film critic at Kids First. Jared reviews movies at his blog, The Anonymous Novelist. Stand Your Ground. A true story of how a Mother’s Faith is tested when her Son is charged with…

Film Critics’ Favorite Films of 2016 – Part 2

Continuing with the series of articles by film critics sharing their favorite films, today we have movie reviewer Miranda A. Uyeh, editor at To Be a Person.  There were a couple of great Christian movies in 2016, some of them, blockbusters even. Today, I’d like to talk about Patricia Riggen’s Miracles from Heaven. After much…

Faith and Film Summit 2016

It all started with two guys sitting at a coffee shop deciding to join together like-minded souls for a monthly breakfast. From there came the 1,500+ member Nashville Faith in Film Facebook group, the 1,000 members Atlanta group, and 100 member Los Angeles group. In addition to the monthly breakfasts, the Nashville group also hosts…

A Man With a Mission – Filmmaker M. Legend Brown

Coming up in three weeks is the GloryReelz Christian Film Festival in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It's a great festival with a great lineup of films. Today's interview with M. Legend Brown is the first of a series of interviews introducing some of the filmmaers and speakers festured at GloryReelz. We kick off with A Man Called…

The Good Book Named Award Finalist

I'm excited to share that Christian Retailing Magazine has announced finalists for Christian Retailing's Best Awards 2016 and THE GOOD BOOK is one of those finalists. According to their website, new products are judged on their impact, including their ability to speak to people's hearts and evoke emotion, open people's minds to new ways of thinking,…

Stand Your Ground – With Michael McClendon

First, introduce yourself and your role with Stand Your Ground.  I am an actor, director, and writer for both stage and screen.  Originally, I was only set to write the screenplay for Stand Your Ground, but as I grew more attached to the subject and the people involved, it seemed inevitable that I continue with…

Winners Announced for Faith Flix Favorites 2013

We've had an exciting first year of Faith Flix. 152 posts covered both well known and unknown individuals in the industry as well as movies, festivals, events, companies, and anything else related to independent faith-based films. Now it's time to recognize those who had the biggest response. The winners of Faith Flix Favorites are those…

Amelia Mann – Actress

Amelia Mann is a high school teen who divides her time between school, dance, and film acting. Her film credits include Flowers for Fannie, Season of Miracles, The Good Book, and The Gospel Writers' Autographs. What was your first film role?                              …

Rick Barnes – Actor

When I was casting for The Good Book, actor Rick Barnes submitted for the role of a homeless man. My first thought was that I wasn't sure how convincing he would be playing homeless. Then he submitted his video audition and i was impressed. It wasn't until I sat next to him at lunch on…

Glenn Cartwright – Actor

Glenn Cartwright is a relative newbie to the acting world yet has jumped in full force, taking classes and individualized instruction and landing gigs in movies and music videos.  When did you first develop an interest in film acting? A series of seemingly unrelated events provided an opportunity to try acting about a year and…