Catholic News Service Article: There’s a place for film in catechesis, Catholic filmmakers declare

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There’s a place for film in catechesis, Catholic filmmakers declare

By Mark PattisonĀ Catholic News Service

WASHINGTON (CNS) — There is a time and a place for everything, but in catechesis, there should be time and a place for film, argued three top executives of the Catholic film production company ODB Films.

“It’s one thing for a man or a woman to film themselves giving a letter, giving a teaching,” said Doug Tooke, vice president of ministry development at ODB, an acronym for “Outside Da Box.” “The power of story as a means of invitation to relationships and conversation is much more difficult. ”

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