Epiphany Prize: $100,000



Most Inspiring Movie and TV Program To Be Honored

Friday at 20th Annual Faith & Values Awards Gala

 

Hollywood, Calif. – Dr. Ted Baehr, founder and publisher of Movieguide®, the family guide to movies and entertainment, announced today the nominees for the $100,000 Epiphany Prize for the Most Inspiring Movie of 2011 and the $100,000 Epiphany Prize for the Most Inspiring TV Program of 2011.

 

 

The winners will be announced this Friday, Feb. 10, at the 20th Annual Faith & Values Awards Gala, to be held at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Universal City, in the heart of Hollywood.

 

The nominees for the $100,000 Epiphany Prize for Most Inspiring Movie are (in alphabetical order with major distributor):

 

Courageous – Sony

Justin Bieber:  Never Say Never – MTV/Paramount

Of Gods and Men – Sony Pictures Classics

Pirates of the Caribbean:  On Stranger Tides – Disney

Seven Days in Utopia – Visio Entertainment

Soul Surfer – Sony

The Tree of Life – Fox Searchlight

 

The nominees for the $100,000 Epiphany Prize for Most Inspiring TV Program are (in alphabetical order with major distributor or network):

 

Buck Denver Asks. . . Why Do We Call It Christmas? – EMI

A Christmas Wish – The Hallmark Channel

Donata Wenders – ASTRA Satellite

KJB:  The Book that Changed the World – BBC Two

The Lost Valentine – Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions

Love Begins – The Hallmark Channel

Mitch Albom’s Have a Little Faith – Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions

A Princess for Christmas – The Hallmark Channel

 

The Epiphany Prizes, supported by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation, are given every year to the best, most inspiring movie and television program that resulted in a “great increase in man’s love or understanding of God.”

 

The winners will be announced this Friday, Feb. 10, at the 20th Annual Faith & Values Awards Gala and Report to the Entertainment Industry, also known as the “Teddy Bear Awards.”

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