Category Archives: Film Shots

Scattershooting while wondering about films and films and faith.

Faithspotting Christ Figure Series: “Calvary”

Kenny and Mike conclude the Faithspotting Christ Figure Series with the 2014 film starring Brendan Gleeson and directed by John Michael McDonagh. Gleeson stars as Father James, a good priest who is threatened because he is a good priest, leaving … Continue reading

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Faithspotting Christ Figure Series “Little Miss Sunshine”

Listen to the second episode of the Christ Figure series as Kenny and Mike discuss the 2006 Academy Award winning film. Follow link for episode and faith notes. https://www.faithspotting.com/faithspotting-little-miss-sunshine/

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Faithspotting Christ Figures Series: “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

The first in a 3-part series of the Faithspotting Podcast looking at Christ Figures in film. One flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) was the first film since 1934 to sweep the major Academy Awards and was based on the … Continue reading

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Faithspotting The Academy Awards

Listen to our Oscar predictions and preferences episodes with special guests Julie Fisk and Ryan Parker. Julie is a film critic and host of two podcasts, Haunted AF, Julie Says So Minute Movie Reviews, and Ryan works in Public Relations … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “Being the Ricardos”

Follow link to go to Faithspotting website for the episode ink and Faith notes. https://www.faithspotting.com/faithspotting-being-the-ricardos/

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Faithspotting “The Power of the Dog”

Follow the link to hear the Faithspotting Podcast and faith notes. https://www.faithspotting.com/faithspotting-the-power-of-the-dog/

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Faithspotting “Get Back” Pt. 2

Michael Hatch and I continue our discussion with Eric Folkerth of Peter Jackson’s outstanding, deep dive into the the production of The Beatles “Let It Be” album and iconic rooftop concert. Next week we conclude with a discussion of faith … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “tick, tick…Boom

Kenny and Mike review the outstanding Netflix and film and discuss the faith elements spotted in the Lin-Manuel Miranda directorial debut. The film presents the Musical by Broadway and Rent composer and auther Jonathan Larson. Follow link to the Faithspotting … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “MASS”

This episode includes a indepth interview with Ann Dowd and director Fran Kranz. Follow link to listen to the episode and for notes. MASS opened in limited release on October 8th and will open in wide release on October 22nd. … Continue reading

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Faithspotting “Dead Poets Society”

Mike Hatch and I decided to review and spot faith elements in Dead Poets Society after two directors we recently interviewd, Edson Oda (Nine Days) and Stephen Chbosky (Dear Evan Hansen) listed it as one of the films that made … Continue reading

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