The Center for Media Ministry at Walla Walla University is presenting a free livestream “Documentary Filmmakers Workshop” with Emmy award-winning documentarian Martin Doblmeier, Thursday, January 7, from 4:00-5:00 pm, CST.

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Martin Doblmeier is the founder and president of Journey Films in Alexandria, Virginia. He holds degrees in Religious Studies, Broadcast Journalism, and an honorary degree in Fine Arts. Since 1984 he has produced and directed more than 25 films focused on religion, faith and spirituality. Martin combines a lifelong interest in religion with a passion for journalism. Over the years he has traveled on location to more than forty countries to profile numerous religious leaders, religious communities, heads of state and Nobel Laureates. His films examine how belief can lead individuals to extraordinary actions, how spirituality creates and sustains communities and how faith is lived out in the most challenging times.

Submitted by Lynelle Ellis, director of the Walla Walla University Center for Media Ministry.