8 Film Recommendations for Fathers

Christian movies for fathers

This weekend are you wanting spend some time with Dad watching a great movie? Here are eight suggestions he might enjoy. Each one includes links to my review and/or interviews with the filmmakers. Click on the images to order either DVD or VOD from Christian Cinema. Crossroad - Review, Interview with writer/director Seven Deadly Words -…

Women in Filmmaking – Jamie Lee Smith

GloryReelz Christian Film Festival takes place two weeks from now. Have you registered yet? The day promises to be a great film event with helpful workshops in the morning, quality films in the afternoon, and fellowship lunch sandwiched between. One of the workshops available to attend is Jamie Lee Smith's "Succeeding as a Woman in the…

Doc Benson – Helping Filmmakers Achieve Their Dreams

Attendees at GloryReelz Christian Film Festival are in for a treat when it comes to the workshops and films being offered this year. One of  those workshops is Doc Benson's  class on budgeting. He calls it "Big Dreams and Shoestring Budgets", and it's part of his Culdee Arts Initiative program. Tell us about your filmmaking…

International Christian Film Festival

With all the PROVIDENCE movie screenings we've got going on, we were unable to attend this year's International Christian Film Festival so Juli Tapken went in our place. Here's her guest blog about her experience.  If you are a newbie to film festivals like I am, the International Christian Film Festival is a great one…

Faith Flix Favorites 2015

2015 has been an amazing year with Faith Flix.  108 posts covered both well known and lesser known individuals in the industry as well as movies, festivals, events, companies, and anything else related to independent faith-based films. Added to previous year’s posts we had a total of 383 articles. Word is getting out about Faith…

Seven Deadly Words – Review and Recommendation

I try to keep up with all the new faith-based films coming out. I've found I generally have a love/hate relationship with movies. Either I love them or hate them. Earlier this weekend, we watched (or started to watch) two different movies that are available right now in Christian bookstores. But we couldn't get past…

Kimberly Richardson – Actress

Kimberly Richardson

I first became aware of Kimberly as a result of her role in Seven Deadly Words. Then we were able to meet in person at Pan Pacific Film Festival last month in Los Angeles. She's every bit as beautiful in person as she is on camera and just a very sweet person. Hi Kimberly. It…

GloryReelz Christian Film Festival

This past weekend was the GloryReelz Christian Film Festival in Novi, Michigan, and our movie The Good Book was one of the official selections. We had no idea what to expect as this was our first year to attend, but I could tell from the start that festival director Sheri Brooks was passionate about the…

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…

Seven Deadly Words – With Writer/Director/Producer Doc Benson

Seven Deadly Words, Doc Benson, behind the scenes

"Seven Deadly Words" is a DocuDrama about a new pastor and the church's resistance to change. The Seven Deadly Words... "We've never done it that way before." What is your filmmaking background? I started in media as a news producer and on-air talent for a CBS news affiliate, Eventually moving to Station Manager in a…