Jesus Camp coming to P’cola film fest
September 7, 2006
The documentary “Jesus Camp” is scheduled to run at the Pensacola International Film Festival in November. The film, directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (The Boys of Baraka), follows Levi, Rachael, Tory and a number of other young children 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 shows how born-again Christian children are recruited to become an active part of America’s political future. It is expected to garner am Oscar nomination for best documentary.
Local atty Mike Papantonio and Ring of Fire radio host is shown in the film.
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