The short movie produced in collaboration with Phipps Philms, Twice Owned, was nominated for Best Short as a Finalist in the Christian Worldview Film Festival this March. Johnathan Schutz (visual effects artist) and Benjamin Owen (producer) were present for the movie screenings and awards event. Audiences commented on its “good story arc” and liked the “watercolor effects”. In the following month, Twice Owned was awarded an Honorable Mention by The Attic Film Festival, also held in Texas. “We wanted to produce something for low-cost ministry use,” Owen explained, “and we hope it will provide a good starting point for presenting the Gospel.” The short film and bonus videos are free to view online, including the study guide. Most recently, Twice […]
San Antonio, Texas — “Refracted Glory” screened at the Christian Worldview Film Festival held March 12-14, where it was nominated for two awards; Best Documentary and Best Origianal Music Score. Representing the film were Benjamin Owen, Gabriel Hudelson, Caleb Phipps and Matthew Duran. “It was an honor to be a finalist in the Christian Worldview Film Festival next to so many great films.” Owen said. “It’s nice talking with viewers after the screenings and someone always has a hummingbird story to share.” The event featured 80 films, plus 6 showcase films and musical performances. There were around 1,000 people attending throughout the week and 14 awards were presented at the closing ceremony.
“Refracted Glory” will be among the documentaries featured in the Christian Worldview Film Festival this year. The festival will be held March 10th-14th, 2015 in San Antonio, TX. This event showcases some of the best in Christian media and it’s a blessing to see “Refracted Glory” included for 2015. Each film selected for the festival was judged independently by at least 5 judges who scored the film using a numbering scale covering up to 16 factors divided between worldview and technical merits. The Christian Worldview Film Festival “was started in 2014 by the non-profit ministry Media Talk 101 to encourage Christian Filmmakers in their Biblical worldview and the craft of filmmaking. The inaugural five day event featured 33 speakers presenting […]