A Return to the Hiding Place — The Movie Now Showing
San Antonio, Texas (May 20, 2014) -- Opening this Friday just in time for the Memorial Day holiday weekend is Return to the Hiding Place. The film is a World War II action-packed, riveting drama portraying the rescue of Dutch Jews during the Holocaust and the compelling story of a young band of passionate teens that form their own Resistance Army. See info here: www.hide-movie.com.
Slated to open in select cities, on May 23, 2014, the multi award-winning film stars John Rhys-Davies (Indiana Jones, Lord of the Rings), Craig Robert Young (“NCIS: LA,” “Hawaii Five-O”), David Thomas Jenkins (“CSI:Miami,” “Bold and the Beautiful”), Rachel Spencer Hewitt (Fly by Night, A Civil War Christmas) and Mimi Sagadin (The Dilemma).
Return to the Hiding Place is scheduled to release in San Antonio and New Braunfels, TX at the following theaters:
Regal Huebner Oaks Stadium 14 & RPX
11075 Interstate Highway 10
San Antonio, TX 78230
Santikos Embassy 14
13707 Embassy Row
San Antonio, TX 78216
Creekside Cinemas 14
214 Creekside Way
New Braunfels, TX 78130
Highlighting themes of endurance, perseverance and faith with positive values and moving action sequences, Return to the Hiding Place is based on the true story taken from the autobiographical book of the same name written by Hans Poley that recounts his experiences as a student resistance fighter during the Holocaust in World War II. Set in Holland, the movie follows the exploits of an army of untrained teenagers living in hiding at Corrie Ten Boom’s home, who face deadly challenges in the Resistance as they rescue Dutch Jews from the Holocaust.
Directed and produced by the father daughter team of Peter C. Spencer and Petra Spencer Pearce, Return to the Hiding Place also features a stellar crew that includes editor Josiah Spencer and co-producer Jeff Canavan.
“Return to the Hiding Place depicts a great story with real historical characters brought to life in a stunning account of self-sacrifice for the greater good,” says director Peter Spencer. “It captures a moment in time that will impact society for generations to come.
Premiering to a sold-out screening at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, Return to the Hiding Place has garnered several awards to date. The movie was selected as “Best Feature Film” at the Bel-Air Film Festival, Central Florida Film Festival, San Antonio Christian Film Festival and Life Fest Film Festival. In addition, it also garnered awards for “Best Cinematography” and “Director’s Selection” at the Bel-Air Film and Life Fest Film Festivals and was recently chosen as the “Official Selection” at both the Projecting Hope Film and Mission Fest Vancouver Film Festivals.
Return to the Hiding Place has also been recognized by Yad Vashem, Israel's official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. For more information, go to: http://www.hide-movie.com.
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