Genre Archives: Documentary

The Neighborhood

Dove "Faith-Based" Some Content May Be Objectionable
"The Neighborhood" is a powerful and gripping documentary about former gang members who are pastors today! Tommy Cota, former prisoner, is now the pastor of Hope Alive Church in Santa Ana, Calif. In addition to his story, former gang members David Zamora, David Trujillo, and Jose Hernandez all talk [...]

The Principle

December 8, 2015
Dove "Family-Approved" For Ages 12 and Over
"The Principle" is a fascinating documentary, utilizing animation, interviews with scientific experts, and a history of the greats, such as Copernicus and Einstein. It focuses on the science of the Earth and explores the possibility of a Creator, a grand designer. It quotes several scientists and [...]

The Free Speech Apocalypse

November 5, 2015
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"The Free Speech Apocalypse" is an explosive documentary that deals with hot topics in today's ever-changing world and society. Doug Wilson, described as a pastor, writer, blogger, guitar player and grandpa, makes an appearance at a college to give a speech. He talks about the well-known [...]

Chaplains

February 2, 2016
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Chaplains" is a unique and interesting documentary, because it focuses on chaplains in every situation imaginable. This includes chaplains serving at prisons, for NASCAR, with the police, in the military, at Tyson Foods, and in other situations. Various chaplains are interviewed about their jobs, [...]

Bible Idiots

October 13, 2015
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Bible Idiots" is a remarkable film -- compelling, relevant, and funny all at the same time. The film focuses on the father/son comedy team of Chris and Jake Danielson and features quotes from various leaders in the Christian world, including Dr. Erwin Lutzer, Joni Eareckson Tada, and Jim Daly, [...]

Father Joseph

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Father Joseph" is a fascinating look at Joseph Philippe, the man behind the good deeds, who founded various organizations to help the poor of Haiti. He founded the Association of the Peasants, an organization set up to help meet the needs of the poor. He solicited various people to set up a bank [...]

Bonhoeffer

March 1, 2016
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Bonhoeffer" is a revealing look at the inspirational life of a man, a minister, who could not sit idly by during World War II while so many Jews were being harmed and killed. Dietrich Bonhoeffer spoke out against Hitler and the Nazi regime and paid the ultimate sacrifice for it. This film is [...]

Life in Osborn

January 1, 2016
Dove "Faith-Friendly" For Ages 12 and Over
"Life in Osborn" is an inspiring documentary, showing that a "can do" attitude can get things done. This splendid documentary by Walter V. Marshall focuses on the Life Remodeled program and the work of Chris Lambert and his wife Andrea, who labor with the citizens of Osborn and various [...]

Sent

Dove "Faith-Friendly" For All Ages
Fr. Stan has been blessed with musical talent, which he takes to the streets around the world to teach the Gospel. He is a simple man who uses his modern type of music and jazz to get the attention of young and old about God's love. This documentary shows of his devotion to his faith and his music [...]

The Armor of Light

October 30, 2015
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"The Armor of Light" is a powerful film that examines a contemporary problem: gun control or the lack thereof. Do the NRA and conservative politics always go hand in hand? Does a person's conviction ever turn into contempt for others? Is it wrong to want those who bear arms and cling to the Second [...]