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Top Ten Films About Faith
1. Merton: A Film Biography
An engaging profile of 20th century religious philosopher Thomas Merton.
2. Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation
An unhurried visit to one of the most iconic structures ever conceived, allowing time to reflect upon its historical and spiritual significance.
3. Monseñor: The Last Journey of Óscar Romero
"A finely shaded portrait of a man of great courage."
4. God Loves Uganda
Oscar-winning filmmaker Roger Ross Williams explores the role of the American Evangelical movement in fueling Uganda's terrifying new laws.
5. An American Conscience
Reinhold Niebuhr had a great impact, as presidents and civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. turned to him for guidance and inspiration.
6. Inside the Koran
This eye-opening film goes deep into the heart of the Muslim world to explore the history and current state of Islam.
7. Among the Believers
Firebrand cleric Abdul Aziz Ghazi, an ISIS supporter and Taliban ally, is waging jihad against the Pakistani government with the aim of imposing Shariah law.
8. For the Bible Tells Me So
Homosexuality meets Biblical scripture in this eye-opening doc.
9. The Power of Forgiveness
An exploration of the psychological and physical effects of forgivenesss.
10. Constantine's Sword
An astonishing exploration of the dark side of Christianity.

New and Notable

How They Got Over
This "smile-inducing" (NY Times) documentary tells the story of how Black gospel quartet music helped usher in the rock and roll revolution and break down racial walls in 1950s America.

Strangers on the Earth
Join Dane Johansen as he walks the Camino de Santiago, cello on his back, performing music for his fellow pilgrims at churches along the way.

Tests of Faith

An Unreal Dream:
The Michael Morton Story

In 1986, Michael Morton was wrongfully convicted of his wife’s brutal murder - a conviction The Innocence Project spent 25 years fighting to overturn.

Influential Personalities

An American Conscience
Reinhold Niebuhr's Serenity Prayer is one of the most quoted writings in literature. Yet Niebuhr's impact was far greater, as presidents and civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. turned to him for guidance and inspiration.

Focus on History

Roses in December
In December 1980 lay missioner Jean Donovan and three American nuns were brutally murdered in El Salvador. This powerful film chronicles Jean’s life, from her affluent childhood to her tragic death.

Fiction Pick

Save Me
A World Premiere at Sundance, this acclaimed drama is a nuanced and sympathetic look at both sides of one of the most polarizing debates in America: the conflict between homosexuality and Christianity.