Tagged: CMC

“Yellow Day” released on VOD and Special Screenings

Following a successful limited theatrical release, Vision Films has released faith-based family movie “Yellow Day” on VOD platforms in North America. There are also special community church screenings across the country, with DVD release anticipated in a few weeks. “Yellow Day” is a love story and spiritual adventure intertwined with beautiful animation sequences that give …Read more »


Remember the Goal

“Remember the Goal” is a sports film about a girls cross country team. Directed by Dave Christiano, a former high school and collegiate cross country runner, this inspirational drama presents a message about self-image and having the courage to help a friend who is struggling with issues like disobedience  or drug use.  The story follows …Read more »


Variety is bringing back PURPOSE on July 29th.

faith-based, family entertainment

    Variety is bringing back PURPOSE: The Family Entertainment & Faith-Based Summit. On July 29th, 2016, innovative and pioneering leaders, directors, actors, and producers who are successfully filling the demand for family and faith-based entertainment at studios, networks, digital media, and brands will be meeting at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills. …Read more »


2016 ICVM Crown Awards

Heinz Winckler South African Idol, Cheryl Wicker, ICVM

The ICVM Crown Awards were filled with too many moments and memories to capture it properly in one blog post, so I am giving you just a few highlights. I led a “Selfie Moment” at the ‪#‎ICVMOhio‬ Crown Awards–taking a photo on stage with the emcee Heinz Winckler, winner of  South African Idol and actor. …Read more »


Final Day of ICVM-Ohio

Prayer, Worship, Devotions, Coffee and Networking has moved more from getting caught up or introductions to a gathering of familiar faces of people who have bonded and are here to support one another. This was a shorter day due to the huge finale—The Crown Awards. Kevin Downes led a seminar called, “But Seriously… How Do …Read more »



ICVM in Cincinnati – Day 2

Day 2 of the conference started with worship, prayer and breakfast!! A cup (or two) of coffee and it’s time for the morning seminars to begin. Seminars leaders and topics were Dallas Jenkins, “Thick-Skinned Critique”; Tosca Lee, “Unforgettable Characters”; Cindy Bond & Simon Swart, “Chaos and Disruption in Media Creation and Distribution.” You can see …Read more »


Day 1 of ICVM in OHIO

Cheryl Wicker

Early morning arrivals to the International Christian Visual Media (ICVM) Conference in Cincinnati started the day off with prayer before moving on to 2 diffferent movie screenings, with a lunch break in between. First up was “Priceless,” starring Joel Smallbone of FOR KING & COUNTRY and, after lunch, the first viewing of “Heaven Bound” with …Read more »


A Tribute to Russell Wolfe – A Champion for Faith-based Films

God's Not Dead Pure Flix Producer Russell Wolfe dies from ALS

Russell Wolfe, managing partner of PureFlix Entertainment, lost his battle with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) on May 27, 2015. Diagnosed in late 2013, Russell became a staunch advocate for others with this debilitating disease, while continuing to encourage all to keep their faith in Christ and their hope for a cure. Russell was quoted in …Read more »


Duck Dynasty Wives Hit the Conference Stage Together in “Heart to Home Conference”

These popular reality stars have become international celebrities from the moment a television show about their bearded duck hunting husbands, Duck Dynasty on A&E, captured the attention and hearts of people everywhere. The Women of Duck Commander are using their platform to speak on a subject very dear to them at the inaugural “Heart to Home Women’s Conference” …Read more »


Christian Movie Connect Receives Podcasting Award at Stellae Awards

Christian Movie Connect podcast award

Imagine my surprise to receive an email that Christian Movie Connect has been nominated for a podcasting award! The iPDb sponsored award is a fan-based award so YOU are the ones responsible for us winning. A super big thanks goes to all of you who have faithfully watched through the years and those of you …Read more »


10th CWIMA National Conference

The 10th Christian Women in Media (CWIMA) National Conference will be held April 3-5, 2014 in Dallas. Women who work within the field of media and entertainment will be traveling from across the nation to be a part of this yearly opportunity to learn from their peers, hear inspiring messages, be encouraged and rejuvenated, and …Read more »