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What Do You Believe Now?

Fifteen years after six diverse American teenagers shared their spiritual struggles and aspirations in the award-winning film What Do You Believe?, they return to tell the stories of whom they have become in the new documentary What Do You Believe Now?

Shifting from past to present, and from the personal  to universal, their unfolding journeys represent a kaleidoscope of the changing face of American spirituality and religious beliefs.  The new documentary weaves together six characters:  Catholic, Pagan, Jewish, Muslim, Lakota and Buddhist, and takes the audience from their adolescence to adulthood.

The characters move from deeply personal stories to universal questions of morality, higher powers, the nature of suffering, evil, religious intolerance and what awaits in the beyond.  They share their journeys against the backdrop of a deeply polarized and religiously divided society.  Through their unfolding lives, viewers are offered a portrait of both a more pluralistic America and a society in flux.  This multi-character approach engages viewers from multiple perspectives to find common ground, and is designed to spark dialogue around shared values.

How To Donate: 

All donations for the production and distribution of What Do You Believe Now? are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

If you would like to make a donation online, please click here:

DONATE TO AUBURN SEMINARY OR HARTLEY FILM FOUNDATION
(HARTLEY ONLY UNTIL DECEMBER 1ST)

Auburn Update 

Director Sarah Feinbloom is in production.

For More Information 
For more information, you can contact Laura Healy, Program Administrator at Auburn at:
 
Phone: 212-870-3155 or 212-662-4315
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.auburnseminary.org

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