O Coen Brothers, Where Art God? A Conversation Between Matt Zoller Seitz and Jeffrey Overstreet

Thoughts on "This is Martin Bonner" – Live from Sundance Film Festival

"This is Martin Bonner" is described as "a subtle meditation on friendship, faith, and human connection."  Dick Staub, Josh Staub (Director of Look and Light at Disney Animation) and Jason Valles (Founder, Third Floor Inc.) share their thoughts on a film about an older man (Martin) who changes his life by relocating to Reno, NV […]

Eight Minutes on "The Square" – Live from Sundance Film Festival 2013

"It began with a group of brave young Egyptians who had searched for each other their entire lives, brought together by a revolution they found each other in the Square." Dick Staub, Josh Staub (Director of Look and Light at Disney Animation) and Jason Valles (Founder, Third Floor Inc.) briefly talk about how they experienced the […]

Live at Sundance Film Festival 2013: "Gideon's Army"

Dick Staub sits down Josh Staub (Director of Look and Light at Disney Animation) and Jason Valles (Founder, Third Floor Inc.) to discuss their thoughts and experience in viewing "Gideon's Army." It  "follows the personal stories of Travis Williams, Brandy Alexander and June Hardwick, three young public defenders who are part of a small group of idealistic lawyers in […]

Movie Review: Like Someone in Love (2012)

A call girl, a scholar, and a mechanic drive across town. by Jeffrey Overstreet

Live from Sundance Film Fest 2013: Religion at Sundance

We start off our Sundance Series as Dick Staub sits down Josh Staub (Director of Look and Light at Disney Animation) and Jason Valles (Founder, Third Floor Inc.) to briefly talk about the various films at the  Sundance Film Festival and how they interact with faith and religion. Some of the films they discuss are "C.O.G.,""This is Martin […]

The Oscars: The Theologies of the 2013 Best Pictures Nominations. Live at Hales Ales

Our annual film blitz on the Oscar's picks for Best Film and what they say about the world we live in today. A lively conversation about: Amour, Life of Pi, Lincoln, Argo, Django Unchained, Les Miserables, Zero Dark Thirty, Silver Linings Playbook, and Beasts of the Southern Wild. With host Jennie Spohr and panelists Dr. Christine Chaney, Jeffrey Overstreet and Dr. Jeff Keuss. Podcast: Play […]

Hearth Alum Exclusive Interview: Stuart Hazeldine

Most of you will know Stuart Hazeldine for his blazing debut feature Exam…

Sundance Diary: Imagining the world as it ought to be

It’s been said that Hollywood films comfort the afflicted while Sundance… By Dick Staub

Live at Hales – Fantastical Tales of DysFUNction: The Films of Wes Anderson

With the cult success this summer of director Wes Anderson's latest film Moonrise Kingdom, we  explore the King of Quirk and whether or not his trademark fantastical tales of dysfunctional families grasping at faint memories of child hood really do help us to understand our own lives. With host Jennie Spohr and panel Dr. Christine […]