Essays in Image
Essays from the Current Issue
Essays from the Archive
In this reprint of his 2001 piece, with a new introduction by Scott Teems, Filmmaker Ron Austin writes on the state of film and an emerging spiritual awareness among artists.
We put it to a group of writers, artists, filmmakers, and musicians: At a time in human history when religious faith is called not only out-of-date but malignant, why do you believe?
This collection of short essays demonstrates the push-pull relationship believing artists have with words: We are in pursuit of a God who is revealed through the poetry of the oldest Psalms, but whose true name is impossible to pronounce.