Bearing Fruit Communications (Oklahoma City) has announced that their new film “End of the Spear” will be released in theaters in January 20, 2006 (North America). The dramatic motion picture tells the true story of a team of Christian missionaries killed by Auca Indians in January 1956. A preview teaser can be viewed at endofthespear.com.
Fox Home Entertainment has agreed to partner agreed to distribute the home entertainment release of
the Bearing Fruits related documentary, Beyond the Gates of Splendor (see our REVIEW). The documentary releases in retail stores October 4, 2005. FOX will also handle the home entertainment release of END OF THE SPEAR, following the theatrical release.
Bearing Fruit reports that these 2 film projects represent 7 years, hundreds of partners, and the contribution of thousands of people. Our hope is to inspire people and shape our culture with true stories that explore what it means to live out the truth of scripture. Our prayer and belief is that great stories like this will be broadly embraced, and that people everywhere will be lifted to reconsider the foundational truths of forgiveness and reconciliation found in the Bible. Bear Fruit Communications Web site is at bearingfruit.com.