The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Beyond the Oscars

Our reviewers pick the five most spiritual films of 1997

Every March at the Academy Awards, the film industry salutes excellence by choosing the best performances and production qualities of the previous year. We honor movies for being "spiritually literate." The five films we recognize each show the transforming presence in life that can be discovered through our everyday experiences. The characters, through their actions and attitudes, demonstrate spiritual practices that are important aids in our recognition of this truth.

The rest of this article is only available to subscribers.

text size:

this page: email | print

March issue

MARCH issue:

All are welcome