Straight from the box office and into your faith community! Host a film presentation of RESTORED: Stories of Encounter, Paul, Apostle of Christ or Full of Grace in your parish or school - facilitated by a member of the ODB Films team.
Film & Reflection events exist to lead participants to contemplate the lives of the saints and reflect on their personal journey and relationship with Christ. We offer three packages (Silver, Gold or Platinum) to fit your faith community’s needs. Send us an email and we will get in touch with you to answer any questions you have, provide more details, and book the event!
It’s a unique ministry experience that is suitable for parishioners of all ages. Available in English, Spanish or both!
Eric Groth is President/CEO of ODB Films. He has been married to his wife Becky for 28 years and they have eight children. Eric served as Director of Campus Ministry at Boylan Catholic High School in Rockford, IL and Coordinator of Evangelization Programs for Cultivation Ministries. ODB Films is an award-winning not-for-profit Catholic video production ministry. Since 2005, ODB has produced 250 short films - including the 60-film Video Catechism series for teens. In January 2016, ODB released its first feature film, Full of Grace. The film received a Gabriel Award for “Best Family Feature.” Partnering with Sony Pictures, ODB released Paul, Apostle of Christ in March 2018. The film opened in more than 30 countries, earning $28+ million world-wide. In 2019, the film received several acolytes, including Christopher and Gabriel Awards. ODB is currently producing a six part docu-series called RESTORED: Stories of Encounter, set for release in October 2019.
Doug Tooke is Vice President of Ministry Advancement for ODB films. With Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Philosophy and theology and a Masters in Pastoral Ministry, he has more than 20 years of professional ministry experience. Over the past 15 years, Doug has served more than 100 Dioceses - teaching, keynoting at conventions, and training youth ministers. His passion for Catholic teaching combined with his knowledge of story are prevalent in his ministry. A love for film has given him depth to understand story flow, character development, and recognizing conflict and themes essential to Catholic filmmaking.
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|10.5.19||Diocese of Crookston - Catechetical Retreat||Crookston, MN|
|10.11-13.19||Diocese of Fresno - Multi-Event||Fresno, CA|
|10.18-20.19||Ss. Peter and Paul Parish Ministry Event||Rocklin, CA|
|10.23-27.19||Diocese of St. Cloud - Youth Conference||St. Cloud, MN|
|11.21-23.19||National Catholic Youth Conference||Indianapolis, IN|
|12.1-4.19||St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church||Vancouver, WA|
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