This unique retreat experience takes participants on a journey through cinema to reflect together on our common human experience. With the practice of cinema divina we enter into the Scriptures and film to hear humanity's cry for justice and encounter the heroism of those who persevere against all odds.  

 

JULY 27-29, 2018   THEME: A Cry for Justice 


FILMS TO BE SCREENED (subject to change)

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, MO (2017)
  • Mudbound (2017)
  • The Heart of Nuba (2016)
  • I, Daniel Blake (2016)
  • The Florida Project (2017)

Cost for each retreat: $130 per person (includes all meals and booklet).


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OCTOBER 5-7, 2018   THEME: Against All Odds 

FILMS TO BE SCREENED (subject to change)

  • Darkest Hour (2017)
  • Hidden Figures (2016)
  • Bending the Arc (2017)
  • 15:17 to Paris (2018)
  • The Dish (2000)

Cost for each retreat: $130 per person (includes all meals and booklet).


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LOCATION

Both retreats will be held at:
Pauline Center for Media Studies
3908 Sepulveda Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90230

Accommodations are not provided. Sunburst Hotel (310-398-7523) and Ramada Inn (310-390-2189) are next door to the Center. You are responsible for making your own reservations and payments.

 

WEEKEND SCHEDULE (subject to change)

FRIDAY
4:00-5:00 pm Arrivals
5:00  Dinner provided
6:00  Introduction
6:30  Screening / Wine & Cheese reception

SATURDAY

7:30am  Mass in Chapel (optional)

8:15    Continental Breakfast

9:00    Screening

12:30  Lunch provided

1:30    Time for reflection, prayer, etc.

2:00    Screening (optional)

5:00    Mass in Chapel (Sunday anticipated)

6:00    Dinner provided

7:30    Screening / Wine & Cheese reception


SUNDAY

8:00am Continental Breakfast

8:30    Screening

11:30  Prayer Service

12:00  Lunch provided


 

This unique retreat experience takes participants on a journey through cinema to reflect together on our common human experience and the role of memory in communications, based on Pope Francis' 2020 World Communications Day message. With the practice of cinema divina, lectio divina with film, we enter into the reality of how life creates history.

 

JULY 13-17, 2020

THEME: Life Creates History - Memory and Communications

FILMS TO BE SCREENED

  • Just Mercy (2019) -Monday, July 13th
  • A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) - Tuesday, July 14th
  • Jojo Rabbit (2019) - Wednesday, July 15th
  • The Two Popes (2019) - Thursday, July 16th
  • The Farewell (2019 - Friday, July 17th

All films are to be watched on your own prior to our Zoom meeting.Available on YouTube, Google Play, Amazon Prime, or Vudu for a small fee, except "The Two Popes" which is only available on Netflix (free one month trial).

THIS IS A VIRTUAL RETREAT

Online access will be given after registration.

Cost: $50 per person 


RETREAT SCHEDULE

Monday through Friday, July 13-17
4:00-5:00pm PDT Cinema Divina by Zoom

For more information please contact:


Sr. Nancy Usselmann:
pcms@paulinemedia.com  
347-403-2355

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MISSION STATEMENT:

To develop and encourage Media Mindfulness

within the context of culture, education,

and faith formation.

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