The story of Francis of Assisi is retold, from his youth days through his conversion & friendship with Claire to his stigmata & death, with many embelishments & Scripture reference
This gorgeous film recreates what Pope Benedict XVI and then Cardinal Bergoglio might have said to each other during their meetings before the latter resigned.
This Wim Wenders film with Pope Francis is wonderful. 5 stars. Click the image to read my review.
The earlier life of Pope Francis in Argentina is told by those who know him & dramatized by actors.
During the Neronian persecution in Rome, Luke visits the imprisoned Paul while church leaders Aquila & Priscilla debate whether to stay or leave.
A superb six-hour production debuting on PBS September 12. Click this image to read my entire review.
RISEN is the story of a Roman tribune charged by Gov. Pilate to investigate the disappearance of the body of Christ. The hardened soldier is transformed by his discovery.
Paul Haggiss’ new film consists of 3 very different love stories that take place in Paris, Rome, & New York, all dealing with the theme of trust.
This surprising film truly did earn its Oscar and, now, the Criterion Collection is releasing it. Click the headline to read my entire review.