Thursday, March 26, 2015

Life, by John: The 7 Shades of Christian Film

Life, by John: The 7 Shades of Christian Film: Christian film is a very small subgenre of a very large industry, in spite of over seventy years of fighting for an equal seat at the table....
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The article above is a ReBlog from the Life, by John blog of filmmaker, John Moore. I thought he did well in summing up the different subgenres of film, and that he did it without putting any of them down. I get frustrated when people don't seem to realize that Christian Film is not just one type of film. And, as with secular movies, they range from excellent to horrible with a whole lot in the middle. I can watch a film with a friend and we have totally different reactions. What one friend loves, I may loathe and vice-versa. Filmmakers, strive for excellence (
And whatever you do, in word or in deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him. ~ Colossians 3:17), but remember that there is room for all types of films. 

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PS: And, of course, I loved what he said about Andy Librizzi and I wholeheartedly agree with his assessment of Beyond the Farthest Star! :)

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