Doc Shorts: Leaps of Faith

Doc Shorts: Leaps of Faith

75 minutes

An eclectic selection of films — from the comedic to the deadly serious — that explore religion in its many manifestations.

605 Adults 304 Children

Guyana/U.S.
2018
14 minutes
English
Directed by:
Michael Mahaffie

An immersive and intimate view of the Peoples Temple in Jonestown, Guyana, filmed entirely by its members.

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Al Imam

U.S.
2017
19 minutes
English
Directed by:
Omar Al Dakheel

Despite controversy and threats, a Muslim woman takes a stand for justice through activism and a progressive practice of Islam.

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I, Pastafari: A Flying Spaghetti Monster Story

Austria/Germany/Netherlands/U.S.
2019
42 minutes
English
Directed by:
Mike Arthur

With millions of believers worldwide, the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster (FSM) is the world’s fastest-growing religion, with Pastafarians preaching the message since Prophet Bobby Henderson's open letter to the Kansas School Board went viral in 2005.

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