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Deliver Us From Evil: A Letter to the Catholic Church

(32) Comments | Posted April 26, 2010 | 10:22 AM

Dear Pope Benedict, Archbishop Mahony and all other members of the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church,

Last Wednesday, a Dutch television station broadcast Deliver Us From Evil, my 2006 documentary about the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church. A few days earlier, the subject of my film,...

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What Kind of Spiritual Leader Plays Games with the Legal System?

(11) Comments | Posted July 19, 2007 | 6:14 PM

The D.A. of Los Angeles called Cardinal Mahony's actions a "moral failure" and said that he has still not received the "concealed" documents he needs from the church despite court orders to pursue criminal charges against the most powerful Catholic leader in North America.

I found myself offended when...

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Polarized

(3) Comments | Posted June 28, 2007 | 3:40 PM

Over the last few years the issue of global warming has been disputed by scientists, academics and the general public and the debate over whether it exists or doesn't exist has been ever present in the media. Lately however, the shifting climate has begun to take its toll on the...

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The Sins of Our Fathers

(48) Comments | Posted October 12, 2006 | 3:29 PM

Much to the chagrin of the Catholic hierarchy, my documentary film, "Deliver Us From Evil" has suddenly caught the attention of the national media. Saturday's New York Times (10/7/06) published a front page story reporting that Los Angeles law enforcements officials are considering a criminal case again Cardinal Roger Mahony....

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The Mark Foley Scandal and the Catholic Church

(50) Comments | Posted October 4, 2006 | 9:51 PM

As the details of the Mark Foley scandal unfold, I am struck by the chilling similarities between the behavior of the Catholic Church and what we are seeing right now with the leadership of the U.S. Congress. My documentary film, Deliver Us From Evil, will open in theaters in Los...

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Deliver us from Evil and Censoring Sex vs. Violence

(26) Comments | Posted October 2, 2006 | 1:55 PM

I am the director and producer of the film Deliver Us From Evil, a documentary about a pedophile priest who was protected from justice for over 25 years by the Catholic Church under the direct eye of Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony. I have spent the past four years...

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