The newest issue of BC Christian News is now online, and with it, my film column, which includes brief reviews of The Day the Earth Stood Still and Doubt, as well as brief news items regarding Mary, Mother of the Christ, Benedict Fitzgerald’s lawsuit against his Passion of the Christ co-writer Mel Gibson, and the upcoming course on ‘The Ethics of Filmmaking’ at Regent College.
BC Christian News — January 2009
Peter T. Chattaway was the regular film critic for BC Christian News from 1992 to 2011. In addition to his film column, which won multiple awards from the Evangelical Press Association, the Canadian Church Press and the Fellowship of Christian Newspapers, his news and opinion pieces have appeared in such publications as Books & Culture, Christianity Today, Bible Review and the Vancouver Sun. He also contributed essays to the books Re-Viewing The Passion: Mel Gibson’s Film and Its Critics (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004) and Scandalizing Jesus?: Kazantzakis’s The Last Temptation of Christ Fifty Years on (Continuum, 2005).