WOODLAWN: In Theaters Today
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I recently spoke with Actor/Writer/Producer Kevin Downes. You might know him as Officer Shane Fuller in Courageous or as best friend Kevin in Mom’s Night Out. You might also know him from a string of films he has acted in or directed, including Six: The Mark Unleashed, Faith of Our Fathers, Amazing Love, Like Dandelion Dust, Mercy Streets and more. Kevin regularly teams with David A.R. White, Sean Astin, Stephen Baldwin and others to produce films that encourage believers in their faith.
I talked with Kevin about producing the new film, Woodlawn, which opens in theaters nationwide today. I asked him about the powerhouse cast that included Sean Astin (in his first football movie since Rudy) and Academy Award Winning Actor Jon Voight (Mission:Impossible, National Treasure), who plays ‘Bear’ Bryant in the film. We also spoke about the popularity of faith-based projects and what it means for our culture.
Listen to my full interview with Kevin below.
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Carl Barnhill has served on staff at some of the largest churches and organizations in the country. He served as Media Director at Precept Ministries International, directing the television and radio program Precepts for Life with Kay Arthur, broadcasted to over 98 million homes around the world. He served as Video Production Director at Pinelake Church in Brandon, MS, where he produced media content for four campuses, as well as led volunteer teams.
He most recently served as Video Coordinator for Newspring Church in South Carolina. Newspring has 10 campuses across the state with a weekly attendance of over 35,000. At one campus alone, the number of consistent volunteers serving in media production tripled, under his leadership.
He currently serves as Creative Director and Owner of [twelve:thirty]media, a company that serves churches and ministries all over the world through motion graphics content and church media coaching.