Tuesday, August 2, 2011


The film, "Joseph Smith: Volume one, Plates of Gold," was screened in Frederick, Maryland, Wednesday, August 3, at 7:00 p.m. at

It was a lovely, unique film about the Momon Prophet curently on it's debut preview tour. It's scheduled to arrive in Utah in September.

Follow the link to view the trailer and then read the comments below.


And if you miss this screening, click the photo above and follow the links to other upcoming locations.

"The best film I have seen about Joseph Smith. Thank you!"

"I love this film. Even though I am a member of the Church and familiar with the story, I was overwhelmed and grateful that the director handled the subject matter so beautifully. I felt as if the film was made for me and the strengthening of my testimony. Thank you!"

"An impressive piece, that gives an almost intimate look into Joseph's life, his challenges and his great work."

"I am newly 'converted,' and I now have a stronger testimony. Thank you. Great missionary work!"

"I felt as if I was there. It was just as I imagined it, when reading the scriptures. I didn't notice the time pass."

"No film has touched my life as much as Plates of Gold."

"I learned a lot of new things about Joseph Smith and the coming forth of the Book of Mormon. My gratitude for Joseph Smith has grown."

"It's hard to take the Book of Mormon for granted after watching this film."

"Wonderful- my husband is not a member and he was very impressed. The film was very well acted, touching and full of suspense. Everything I expect of a good film!"

"I was so touched that I went home and emailed all my friends about this film."

"Joseph Smith was very well portrayed and had the right balance of earnestness and humor."

"The film was perfect. I have nothing more to say."

"Very well made! To experience this chapter of Joseph's life from a different perspective was inspiring and gives me strength not to give up. Thank you for this uplifting experience."

"I really enjoyed watching such an inspiring film in a movie theatre. I loved getting to know the young Joseph and his life better."

"It was very touching to watch how Joseph Smith became a prophet. When I read the Doctrine & Covenants and the Book of Mormon, it now has a whole new meaning."

"My children (15 and 11) loved the film and that says a lot!"

"One of the best films I have ever seen."

1 comment:

  1. Hey Laurie - just finished "Awakening Avery" and I loved it! Saw a whole lot of your family in it too - made me miss everyone!