Author: Alex

Open the Doors of Mercy to Me Language English Year of production 2003 Duration 30 min. The film is dedicated to the unique phenomenon, more social than religious. In a small town lost in the Ural steppes a common parish priest adopted 53 children. In this historically poverty-striken region Russian perestroika left deprived thousands of […]
Sacrament of Baptism (Orthodox tradition) Language (Version) Russian. Voiced to English Year of Production 1999 Duration 30 min. Many of us, living on the edge of millenium, are baptised as most of those who lived before us during two thousand years. But what does it mean — to accept Sacrament of Baptism? Common people can hardly […]
Hot docu-drama “Cross or Sword?” On February 2nd, 2015 the film “Stalingrad Madonna” opened the European Week of Ecumenical Unity at the Info Center of the European Union. This stimulated the development of the cycle on Peace, Forgivenenss and Reconciliation. Any war as a murder is violation of Christian faith and its commandments. Wars can […]
CRTN-BMI-SIPCA: A new way to look at Christian unity through mass media Three companies (Germany-Russia-Latin America) united to present on-line platforms of Christian TV programming in English and Spanish (www.crtn.org) and Russian via Blagovest Media International (www.blagovestmedia.tv). A TV channel can enjoy and select for its broadcast a wide variety of films and programs, collected […]
Passion of Christ 14 segments represent visual images of Rosary and is an excellent resource for praying Sorrowful Mysteries. Above all, it is a video pilgrimage along Via Dolorosa and Stations of the Cross in Jerusalem, on the place of Gospel events. An amazingly innovative production is the cycle “A Day with an Icon” voiced […]
In April 2007 Pope Benedict XVI received Nick Goryachkin, director of Blagovest Media International, in his residence at Castel Gandolfo and blessed the activity of assisting the dialogue between the Catholic and Orthodox Churches, propagating common Christian values and developing a Christian mass-media network. The Pope Benedict XVI’s address to Russia (quote from Blagovest Media […]