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PG-13| 1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
Filmmakers Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady visit an evangelical Christian summer camp called Kids on Fire, where children take part in programs designed to strengthen and intensify their beliefs. The camp's founder, Becky Fischer, discusses her mission to indoctrinate youths in the word of God, while young campers play certain combat video games and talk about their love for Jesus.


Directors: Heidi Ewing , Rachel Grady

Genres: Documentary

Distributor: Magnolia Films

Jesus Camp (2006)

Release Date: May 5th, 2006|1 hr. 27 min.

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  • 75
    Neva Chonin San Francisco Chronicle

    At heart, all documentaries aim to be important films. Few actually pull it off. Minor flaws and all, Jesus Camp is among the year's most important films, if only because it forces us to learn about an America we seldom see and seldom want to see. show more

  • 30
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    A snapshot, to be sure, but scattershot as well. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Cinematic dynamite. show more

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