Film Festivals

168 Project LA-based speed festival.
Attic Film Fest Austin, TX.
Christian Film Festival
Enfoque FilmBased in Ponce, Puerto Rico...Enfoque International Christian Short Film Festival is a strong film festival in Latin America.
Kids in the Spotlight
Heart Land Film Festival


Film Institutes & Training Programs


Online
Mission Media U. A VSN hosted online media training platform designed to help Christians to be more effective in making disciples and establishing churches. Our emphasis is in helping Christ-followers to use media, story and mobile device technology in their mission.

Africa
www.mediavillage.info/training_home 3 month modules in Cape Town, South Africa.

Asia
Create International A variety of media training programs offered in Australia and Thailand.
Media Light Asia. 10 week residential media training in northern Thailand.

Europe
International Media Ministries International Media Ministry. Madrid-based program with the AG church.

Middle East
Kings School of Media. Kings School of Media is a 2 year Christian Film School based in Jerusalem, Israel. The vision of the school is to train up our students to be salt and light in the entertainment industry and professionals in ministry. Our goal is to equip them not only with the tools of Film and Media, but, through discipleship, to build a foundation in their faith and a spiritual focus to the gifting that God has planted.
Meditteranean School Video Production. Training and multiplying Christian media professionals is the heart of our mission. We are passionate about helping believers become effective communicators who can contribute to the crucial need for new, culturally relevant Christian media. Our intensive, three-month video school in Cyprus, and our regional, in-country video training seminars, empower Christian students to glorify God and build up his Church through advanced media technology

North America
Act One Program Short-term training programs in writing and producing with a very strong connection to LA entertainment industry.
BREHM Centeran innovative space for the creative integration of worship, theology and the arts in culture.
Center For Creative Media.comA professional-level development program for those wanting to express their faith while working with television, graphic design, film, and other technological media. These interns become part of a two year adventure where they have the opportunity to sharpen their skills by meeting the media needs and requests of all the other programs of Teen Mania as well as other outside ministries and popular bands.
I-Film Program. One week programs focused on gospel centered film production.
Los Angeles Film Study Center Semester full-time film program in Los Angeles.

Film / Video Trainers

Craig Forrest Craig travels the world giving 1-3 day seminars on production.

Film Schools

Azusa Pacific Univerisity Azusa Pacific University
www.asbury.edu\mediacom Chair: Jim Owens.
http://www.mcom.biola.edu Biola University. Strong film and television program with great connections to LA entertainment industry. Chair: Jack Hayfer. They also host the quarterly Biola Media Task Force meetings on the CBS Studio lot.
Los Angeles Film Study Center Los Angeles Film Studies Center. Located in one of the primary film and television production centers in L.A. and utilizing state of the art camera and editing equipment, LAFSC is designed to integrate a Christian world view with an introductory exploration of the work and workings of mainstream Hollywood entertainment.
http://www.orummi.com Oral Roberts University MultiMedia Institute. Director: Don Eland
Regent Univeristy Regent University. Majors in producing, directing, editing, script and screenwriting and critical studies. Dean: Mitch Land, PhD.
Taylor University Taylor University. Media communication program with strong production and storytelling emphasis. Directors: John & Kathy Bruner.

Film Databases

Movie Guide a ministry dedicated to redeeming the values of the mass media according to biblical principles, by influencing entertainment industry executives and helping families make wise media choices.
Christian Movie Database Online database of 2300 Christian films.
Netflix This is how I stay current with film. Great rates, films come to your mailbox.
IMDB Find out who has done what in film and television.

Top Grossing "Christian" Films.