PAULIST PRODUCTIONS has several exciting projects in development.
Here are just a few of the stories on which we are currently working to bring to a wider audience.
TATTOOS ON THE HEART
For twenty years, Gregory Boyle has run Homeboy Industries, a gang-intervention program located in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles, the gang capital of the world. In Tattoos on the Heart, he distills his experience working in the ghetto into a breathtaking series of parables inspired by faith.
Arranged by theme and filled with sparkling humor and glowing generosity, these essays offer a stirring look at how full our lives could be if we could find the joy in loving others and in being loved unconditionally. From giant, tattooed Cesar, shopping at JCPenney fresh out of prison, we learn how to feel worthy of God's love. From ten-year-old Lula we learn the importance of being known and acknowledged. From Pedro we understand the kind of patience necessary to rescue someone from the darkness. In each chapter we benefit from Boyle’s gentle, hard-earned wisdom.
A modern retelling of the classic, Louisa May Alcott novel that will begin filming this May.
Little Women will be filming in June.
MarVista Entertainment and Paulist Productions have entered into a multipicture co-financing and co-production agreement, with the first project coming from screenwriter Andrea Nasfell called Every Other Holiday. Nasfell co-wrote Moms’ Night Out, which won a Dove Award for Inspirational Film of the Year. She also is known for the films What If and Christmas with a Capital C.
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