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The Seventh Annual Churches Making Movies Christian Film Festival will be held October 11-13, 2019 at the beautiful Fellowship Deaconry Christian Retreat Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey.  Join us for three days of faith, films, and fellowship.

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The Seventh Annual Festival

October 11 - 13, 2019

Fellowship Deaconry Christian Retreat Center

Basking Ridge, New Jersey 

Flash Sale

Special savings until Monday, October                      7th @midnight


Make your viewing schedule in advance


Save money when you buy your Full Festival Three-Day- Passes! 


There's something for everyone to enjoy at CMM

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Share and learn in our seminar series for church-based filmmakers and writers


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Keynote Speaker

Joe Battaglia, media company president and author 

Friday, October 11th @ 7:00 pm

What do War RoomGod's Not Dead, and I Can Only Imagine have in common?  The answer is Joe Battaglia, the founder and president of Renaissance Communications, a media company whose mission is to provide media platforms for gifted communicators of Biblical truth. Current clients include Prison Fellowship, Dr. Steve Brown and the Key Life Radio Network, Affirm Films/Sony Pictures Entertainment, Provident Films, PureFlix Entertainment, actress Shari Rigby, and Jeanne Nigro Ministries.

Renaissance has been involved in the promotion of successful hit movies to the faith-based marketplace, such as The Passion, The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe, The Polar Express, Facing the GiantsFireproof, Courageous, Soul Surfer, Son of God, God’s Not Dead, Heaven Is For RealWhen the Game Stands Tall, Left Behind, Do You Believe, War Room, Risen, Miracles from HeavenThe Star, and I Can Only Imagine.

Joe is the author of A New Suit for Lazarus, published by Thomas Nelson; The Politically Incorrect Jesus: Living Boldly in a Culture of UnbeliefThat’s My Dad! and Fathers Say, published by BroadStreet Publishing.

Brian Finn


LaVonne McIver James

Podcast Host,CMM Film Fest Director 

Sean Paul Murphy

Master Screenwriter, Novelist, Film Editor

Kenzie Mae


Reverend Stephen Joseph Fichter, Ph.D

Visionary behind Trinity's Triumph (2020)

Anthony Hackett


Kiara Finn


Wes Bristol

Director, Chole's Mountain


Joshua Williams


Sam Cintron

Fine Artist, Stage Designer, Prolific Singer/Songwriter

Jeremy Carter


Duda Penteado

Fine Artist, Filmmaker, Cultural Visionary

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