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Gateway Films

Overview
Works: 677 works in 1,106 publications in 2 languages and 21,071 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Biographical films  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Nonfiction films  Church history  Religious television programs  Children's films 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gateway Films
 
Most widely held works by Gateway Films
Saving Santa( Visual )

10 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lowly stable elf (Martin Freeman) must travel back in time to save Santa's Kingdom from the evil billionaire scoundrel Neville Baddington (Tim Curry)
Bonhoeffer, agent of grace( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is a moral person to do in a time of savage immorality? That question tormented Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a German clergyman of great distinction who actively opposed Hitler and the Nazis. ... The Nazis hanged him on April 9, 1945 ... Bonhoeffer's last years, his participation in the German resistance and his moral struggle are dramatized in this film."--Container
Peter and Paul by Robert Day( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This epic network television mini-series brings to life the precarious existence of the early Christian church which was beset by violent oppositon from without and within. Peter and Paul emerge as two key leaders and struggle to keep the faith alive. The story of Peter and Paul is a story of the meaning of faith and love, liberty and law, victory and defeat, and life and death
The Amish : a people of preservation( Visual )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An updated look at various aspects of the Amish community, including its history, the world view beliefs of the Amish, and the simplicity of their lifestyle. Shows various activities of the family
Shadowlands( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of C.S. Lewis, this film is about the agonizing spiritual crisis of C.S. Lewis when his wife died from cancer. The love, grief, pain, and sorrow were so shattering to Lewis that his basic Christian beliefs, magnificently communicated in his many books, were now called into serious doubt. But he picked up the pieces and moved out of the depressing "shadowlands," realizing that "real life has not even begun yet."
A time for burning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Originally rejected by the three major networks for being too controversial, this classic cinéma vérité film ... captures an all-white Lutheran Church in Omaha, Nebraska as their eager, but earnest pastor tries to get the congregation to reach out to their fellow black Lutherans ... As tensions threaten to tear apart the church, the film illustrates the anguish and awakenings of the civil rights era through the words and actions of everyday people."--Container
The cross and the switchblade by David Wilkerson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary story of David Wilkerson's mission from the countryside of rural Pennsylvania into the middle of the violence of gang warfare in New York's urban ghettos. Wilkerson sought to lead the embittered youth away from a life of drugs and violence. He was met with opposition, suspicion and hostility. He risked his life, persevered and won
Entertaining angels : the Dorothy Day story( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of social activist Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement
The fourth wise man by Tom Fontana( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In ancient Persia, a wealthy physician embarks on a search for the newly born Messiah and, at the end of his lifelong search for the true meaning of existence, comes face to face with the crucified Jesus
Hanged on a twisted cross : the life, convictions, and martyrdom of Dietrich Bonhoeffer( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archival footage, documents and visits to original locations to capture the life, times and thought of the German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who was executed by the National Socialists days before the end of WWII
Mine eyes have seen the glory( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Randall Balmer travelled throughout the United States to uncover the richness, diversity, and energy of the Evangelical movement. The result is an intimate look at who the Evangelicals are, what they believe, what difference their faith makes in their lives, how they seek to protect their children from the corrupting influences of society, how they are trying to change the world, and emerging forms of Evangelicalism that suggest what their future may be like. Three 55-minute segments
God's outlaw : the story of William Tyndale( Visual )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
Great preachers by Gardner C Taylor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an actual sermon, prepared and delivered for this series, with an interview by host Bill Turpie to explore the message and spiritual journey of preaching
People of faith : Christianity in America by Gaynell Bordes Cronin( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Survey the entire more-than-400-year history of Christianity in America from before the Pilgrims to the present in this stunning DVD series. You'll gain valuable perspective on the people and ideas that shaped America and see how it came to be the first nation in history based upon the ideal of religious liberty. In this six-episode series you'll meet the spiritual visionaries, leaders and entrepreneurs who shaped Christianity across the centuries and dramatically impacted the culture we live in today, including Jonathan Edwards, Harriett Beecher Stowe, Archbishop John Joseph Hughes, Martin Luther King Jr. and Billy Graham among many other influential Protestant and Catholic Christians
John Wycliffe : the morning star by A Grenville films production( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatic biography of John Wycliffe, author of the first English translation of the Bible and a participant in the religious and philosophical controversies of the 14th century
The Amish : how they survive( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This documentary takes you on an intimate journey into Ohio Amish life and culture. You will discover how rapid growth and economic pressures threaten their community. You will also meet a people who, as a result of creative disengagement with the culture around them, thrive"--Container
The radicals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Myron Augsburger's book, Pilgrim aflame, about the lives of Michael and Margaretha Sattler and the beginnings of the Anabaptist movement
We Shall Not Be Moved( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video examines the American Civil Rights Movement from the perspective of African-American churches. These churches provided moral and spiritual support as well as being critical and strategic centers for the movement
C.S. Lewis through the shadowlands( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis, the brilliant scholar, has his comfortable life rudely interrupted when he meets Joy. Lewis's great love for Joy causes him to be devastated when she dies and threatens his Christian beliefs
Christianity and Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of four programs intended for Christians providing an introduction to Islam, a delineation of the differences between Christianity and Islam on such questions as God, Jesus Christ, and the Trinity, and tips on how Christians can share their faith with Muslims
 
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ShadowlandsThe cross and the switchbladeThe fourth wise manGod's outlaw : the story of William TyndaleJohn Wycliffe : the morning starThe radicalsWe Shall Not Be MovedChristianity and Islam
Alternative Names
Gateway Films Productions.

Languages
English (118)

Spanish (2)