director: Jim Hanon

The Grandfathers

March 1, 2011

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a film which will touch the hearts of viewers everywhere. The grandson of Nate Saint meets his grandfather's murderers in Ecuador from the Waodani tribe and eventually calls them "grandfather" as he forms a lasting bond with them. The gospel message which Nate Saint brought to them has been [...]

End of the Spear

June 13, 2006

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This is a powerful film. The true story of missionaries who first drop gifts to the Waodani by plane, and then later land and make contact is a gripping example of literally laying down one's life for the gospel. Due to a misunderstanding, the Waodani spear the five missionaries who had arrived to [...]

Beyond the Gates of Splendor

October 25, 2005

Dove Approved for Ages 12+

This story is legendary. I remember hearing about the deaths of Nate Saint, Jim Elliott and three other missionaries as a youth in my church. "Beyond the Gates of Splendor" is a gripping documentary masterfully written and directed by Jim Hanon. It chronicles the lives of these gallant men and [...]