SAN FRANCISCO — Mary of Nazareth, a new film about the life of the Mother of Jesus, had its U.S. premiere in San Francisco on Oct. 11.
The sold-out event at the AMC Metreon was hosted by Ignatius Press, the distributor of the film and the nation’s largest Catholic publisher. The premiere drew Catholics from across California and neighboring states, marking the advance of a new strategy by Ignatius, which has partnered with Carmel Communications to encourage Catholic organizations to host their own premieres of the film as a vehicle for fundraising. The film will not be available on DVD “until well into or near the end of 2014,” Ignatius noted on the Mary of Nazareth website.
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