Sunday, May 23, 2010

The Gideon Film Festival

Are you coming?

Welcome to the Gideon...

where cutting-edge media arts are combined with one of the most unique Christian conferences and Christian film festivals in the country.

LifeWay Conference Center, Ridgecrest, NC


Producer and Director, David Nixon will open the Gideon on Thursday night with a keynote address before he shows his newest film, Letters to God. You may know Nixon through his work with Sherwood Pictures, like Facing the Giants and Fireproof. To learn more about David, check out his bio on the Faculty page.



Character actor and veteran of over 40 films and numerous television shows, Muse Watson will deliver the Gideon Media Arts Conference & Film Festival banquet keynote address. Watson, who just completed the Trost Moving Pictures' film, A Christmas Snow, is known for his roles as Charles Westmoreland in Fox's Prison Break and retired federal agent, Mike Franks in CBS' NCIS.

Muse Watson is an actor whose passion and excitement for his craft is evident. Whether he is performing for stage, screen, or television, each role is meticulously studied until the character comes to life. With characters this real, it is amazing to see the variety in his body of work.

The Gideon banquet is scheduled for 6 PM on June 6, 2010 in the Johnson Spring Convention Center.

AND Last, but definitely not least...
My very own hubby is going to be there...

Jack has also written numerous songs, his latest recorded by Newsong which is on their Rescue album. He's also the lead singer of the band Jupiter Wind and is working with Dale Oliver (Nashville) who is the producer for Casting Crowns and other top name groups. Recently, Christianity Today gave their three song CD a 4 star review. Jupiter Wind and Dale Oliver recently had a new CD released and their song He's Alive was chosen to be one of the tracks for the new movie called 33HOPE (, the "sequel" to Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ. 33HOPE picks up where the Passion left off (the resurrection) and goes through the ascension. You can watch the video at