A Documentary Film by John Embrahimian and Lawrence Richards.
The film celebrates the remarkable life of this remarkable figure, and reveals in a thoughtful and compelling manner an oftentimes surprising vision of the legendary Saint you thought you knew. Utilizing rich footage shot in Italy and in the United States, the film explores, in an entertaining and informative manner, his unusual conversion, and his struggles and achievements. St. Francis was a complex man, an environmentalist, and a visionary peacemaker; a seminal influence in redefining myriad relationships between the church and its brethren. Lawrence Richards, one of the co-producers, will moderate the viewing.
A series of independent films and documentaries. A reception with the director will precede the screening at 6:30pm. Screening to start promptly at 7:00pm.
Must register in advance and prepay. Members $25; Non- Members $30.