Category: Film

Production Begins on LDS Church-Produced Book of Mormon Videos

As announced last November, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has started production on a series of Book of Mormon videos, similar in scope and style to the much-lauded Bible Videos, which only finished production last year. The short films are to be produced at the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Motion Picture Studio near Goshen, UT, the same set used for Bible Videos. However, according to the Daily Herald, the set is being “re-purposed” for production of the numerous stories taking place across the bulk of the Book of Mormon’s 1,000-year narrative. Filming will take place over...

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Stairway to Mormonism: A Review of Shaun Micallef’s Latest Spiritual Journey

With the opening of The Book of Mormon musical in Melbourne and now Australian comedian Shaun Micallef’s Stairway to Heaven documentary exploring the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, you could say, ‘the Mormons are coming!’ Shaun Micallef was raised Catholic and even considered becoming a priest before he studied law and ultimately ended up in comedy. His latest TV documentary, Stairway to Heaven, immerses himself in various religions all across the world. He began with Hinduism in India and will continue on to spiritualism in Brazil and Christian fundamentalists in Texas, but not before a stop in...

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