Saturday, December 16, 2017
Home / Culture (page 5)


‘Son of Saul’ unflinchingly portrays Holocaust horrors

Son of Saul

For decades, dramas such as “Schindler’s List,” “Life Is Beautiful” and “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas” have taken audiences behind the barbed wire fences of Nazi concentration camps, where 11 million people were executed during the Holocaust. But “Son of …

Read More »

VeggieTales creator releases new project


After a 10-year hiatus from filmmaking, VeggieTales creator Paul Vischer has released “Galaxy Buck,” a new storytelling video series. The project includes familiar characters from Vischer’s best-selling series “Buck Denver Asks … What’s in the Bible?” In “Galaxy Buck” Vischer …

Read More »

‘Woodlawn’ opens in top 10 at box office


The faith-based drama “Woodlawn,” promoted as a potential catalyst for revival and spiritual awakening, opened in the top 10 at theaters Oct. 16-18, Box Office Mojo reported. Woodlawn opened in the eighth spot Oct. 16, earning $1.485 million in 1,553 …

Read More »

Lecrae’s latest accolade: Artist of the Year


NASHVILLE — Lecrae, called “one of the leading lights in the gospel-rap movement” by Billboard, was named Artist of the Year at the 46th annual Dove Awards, Oct. 12 in Nashville. It marks the first time the top award has …

Read More »

The unmaking of Nichole Nordeman

Nichole Nordeman

One of Christian music’s best-known voices emerges from a 10-year hiatus to sing about hope amid pain. Fifteen years ago, Nichole Nordeman, then still in her 20s, was one of the biggest names in contemporary Christian music. Between 1998 and …

Read More »