London, May 21, 2020
A new documentary on the great 20th-century Athonite spiritual father St. Joseph the Hesychast, starring the Emmy-award winning Jonathan Jackson, is available to view online today for 24 hours.
The film is being presented by the London Greek Film Festival and the Orthodoxia News Agency. It can be viewed on Vimeo from 9:00 AM today Greek time (3:00 AM Eastern Standard) May 21, to 9:00 AM tomorrow (3:00 AM Eastern Standard), May 22.
Also watch the film below:
OrthoChristian earlier reported that the film was nominated for three awards in the London Short Film Festival, and it has also won five Odysseus awards in the London Greek Film Festival: Best Documentary, Best Actor (Jonathan Jackson), Best Music Video, for “A Prayer for All” by Jonathan Jackson (with lyrics inspired by St. Joseph’s writings) and two honorary award to the monks of Vatopedi Monastery on Mt. Athos for the documentary production and their participation in the documentary, and their “Spiritual and Social Contribution all over the world.”
Another documentary on St. Joseph, as well as documentaries on the newly-canonized St. Ieronymos of Simenopetra and on Elder Ephraim of Philotheou and Arizona can also be viewed on OrthoChristian.com.