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L to R: Alex Lane - Hans Von Dohnanyi; Martin Harasimowicz - SS guard; Kevin Ekvall - Director; Aubrey Wakeling - Sefton Delmer; Gus Lynch - Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Deborah McFatter - Paula Bonhoeffer.

Cast Reunited at Hollywood Screening

March 25, 2017

Many of the cast members of Come Before Winter reunited for the screening in Hollywood, CA.

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Smithsonian Magazine Looks at Fake News During WWII

March 22, 2017

A new documentary rediscovers a World War II campaign that was stranger than nonfiction.   “Between 1941 and 1943, an exceedingly peculiar series of transmissions reached radio sets in Germany. The broadcaster called himself Der Chef, or the chief, and his Berliner accent and prodigious knowledge of military affairs suggested he was a high-ranking German…

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Packed April for Come Before Winter

March 10, 2017

April will be a big month for this independently produced docudrama making its way through the first months of distribution.   First, the Smithsonian Magazine will call attention to the film in its April issue. Secondly, the 19th Annual Bonhoeffer Lectures at Union Theological Seminary in NYC will host a screening on April 7/8. Furthermore,…

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Paul Mugane, Jeff Gang, Hellmut Schlingensiepen and Kevin Ekvall.

“A Must See Film”…Dr. Jeffrey Gang Reflects on Come Before Winter

March 8, 2017

In The Cost of Discipleship (Discipleship) chapter on “The Visible Community,” Bonhoeffer wrote about Christ calling his disciples “into a literal, bodily following, and thus made his fellowship with them a visible reality…Having been called, they could no longer remain in obscurity, for they were the light that must shine, the city set on the…

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Producer Gary Blount with Bonnie Dwyer at the Roseville screening.

Enthusiasm Continues for “Come Before Winter”

March 7, 2017

The March 4 screening with several hundred people in Roseville, California continued the ripple of astonishment and appreciation previous events generated.   Producer Gary Blount and Director Kevin Ekvall fielded questions from an audience that was more eclectic than those at recent events. A sampling of comments confirms the impact of seeing the film:  …

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