Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing
Feb. 19 at 7:00
Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing, filmmakers
Orlando Bagwell, interviewer
7:00: Conversation with Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing directly followed by the Jesus Camp film screening
AtriumFlix and JustFilms introduce free monthly screenings of social justice films. Don’t miss groundbreaking films and intimate conversations with leading filmmakers.
Heidi Ewing is the co-owner of the New York-based production company, Loki Films, and has taken a wide range of subjects that includes the inner workings of Scientology, ritualistic body piercing in Sri Lanka, and the labyrinth that is the criminal justice system in the Bronx.
Rachel Grady is the co-director of The Boys of Baraka and is a private investigator turned filmmaker. She has produced and directed numerous non-fiction films for The Discovery Channel, A & E, and Britain's Channel 4.
Orlando Bagwell is the director of Ford Foundation's JustFilms initiative.
Jesus Camp (2006) follows Levi, Rachael, and Tory to Pastor Becky Fischer's "Kids on Fire" summer camp in Devil's Lake, North Dakota, where kids as young as 6 years-old are taught to become dedicated Christian soldiers in "God's army."
The film runs approximately 85 minutes.
Major funding provided by Ford Foundation's JustFilms.
Presented in collaboration with the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Special thanks to the New York Film Academy.