The Grandfathers Wins Second Place at NRB

Posted by on Apr 18th, 2011 - No Comments

The Grandfathers headed to The National Religious Broadcasters Convention (NRB) in Nashville, and was awarded second place in the NRB TV Showcase for best documentary. The film is about a young man’s struggle with his complicated heritage, and has been awarded The Dove Foundation seal of approval. The Grandfathers completes a trilogy produced by EthnoGraphic… Continue Reading…

The Grandfathers Earns Highest Rating from Dove Foundation

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Upcoming EGM film The Grandfathers has earned five doves from the Dove Foundation, the highest review score awarded by the organization. In the review, the Dove Foundation praises The Grandfathers, calling it “amazing and soul-touching.

Statement from Writer/Director Jim Hanon

Posted by on Dec 16th, 2010 - 1 Comment

I first visited the Huaorani (Waodani) tribe ten years ago with [Producer] Mart Green and Steve Saint. Steve had become a family member to the tribesmen who had speared his father and missionary pilot Nate Saint. We told this story with two films, the documentary, Beyond the Gates of Splendor, and the feature film, End… Continue Reading…