National Film Retreat 2020
A Cinematic Spiritual Experience
This unique retreat experience takes participants on a journey through cinema to reflect together on our common human experience and how life creates history, based on Pope Francis' 2020 World Communications Day message. With the practice of cinema divina, lectio divina with film, we enter into the realization of the need for memory in our communications and in life.
JULY 17-19, 2020
Films to be screened (may be subject to change):
Just Mercy (2019)
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)
The Farewell (2019)
Jojo Rabbit (2019)
The Two Popes (2019)
About This Registration
National Film Retreat—Life creates history. Memory and communications.
July 17-19, 2020
A retreat is a time for prayer, reflection, and contemplation. This unique experience guides participants on a journey through cinema as we reflect together on our common human experience. With the practice of cinema divina we enter into the Scriptures and film to discover our need for authentic communication stemming from lived memory. Offered by the Pauline Center for Media Studies: www.bemediamindful.org
Retreat Cost: $130 per person
Fee does not include accommodations; accommodations are not provided. Sunburst Hotel (310-398-7523) and Ramada Inn (310-390-2189) are next door to the Center. You are responsible for making your own reservations and payments.