A recluse emerges from the backwoods on the eve of his son’s romantic, southern wedding. Dinner spirals into chaos when the self-proclaimed prophet announces he hears spiritual messages straight from God. The voices tell him to prepare the way for the end of the world. His disturbing words... read more
A bride from New York and a groom from Alabama romantically envision a fairytale wedding in the Heart of Dixie. His kinfolk plan to impress her family with heartfelt hospitality, traditional elegance, and country charm. Unfortunately, the groom’s biological father, Clyde, is a backwoods... read more (warning: may contain spoilers)
A bride from New York and a groom from Alabama romantically envision a fairytale wedding in the Heart of Dixie. His kinfolk plan to impress her family with heartfelt hospitality, traditional elegance, and country charm. Unfortunately, the groom’s biological father, Clyde, is a backwoods recluse and a self-proclaimed prophet. At the Get Acquainted Party he tells everyone God talks to him directly. Voices continually tell him the end of the world is coming and he must prepare a sanctuary. The family braces for an embarrassing rehearsal dinner, instead an apocalyptic event of biblical proportions really happens. They have no choice and must follow Clyde to a safe place. Suddenly, hunger and light are of paramount importance and they are forced to make gut wrenching decisions.
The eclectic group struggles to survive within spiritual warfare and social conflict. Clyde has an all-seeing eye and maintains psychological advantage; he also controls the duffle bag full of medical supplies. Sarah is judicial, capable of doing what others cannot, yet remains torn between her childhood faith and adult logic. Nathan, a gospel preacher, stands firm on The Word, and forces it on the group, as the only guide for the new society. The Teacher, Preacher, and Prophet are appointed to enforce The Pact; a set of strict social and moral laws. Traumatized families prove the ancient battle of darkness and light can sometimes be gray.
THIS I KNOW: Sarah’s Confession, explores the ageless question: What does faith look like when refined by extreme circumstances?
“This I know, if you don’t want to hear the truth, it’s ‘yer own darn fault!”Clyde Walker
“Why do all the biscuits have the bottoms cut off of them?”Troy Adams
“I was down there on that there trail near Crider Creek on my four-wheeler. You know the log road we use to ride our motorcycles on when we were kids?” Clyde acted like everyone believed every word. “Then I heard God talkin’ as clear as a bell, He said, Clyde, go straight, go straight ahead and turn neither to the left, nor neither to the right, just go straight and I will show you the sanctuary that I have appointed.”Clyde Walker
“Sarah jumped, as if she had been shot. “Oh Daddy! You scared me to death. How long have you been standing there?” “Not long. Welp, I just wanted to let you know I am gonna pass on the cave tour. I already saw Rickwood Caverns. I’m gonna go lay down and get my beauty rest. Goodnight y’all. Love you, Sarah,” Captain said, kissing Sarah on the forehead and shuffling off to his bedroom.”Sarah Brock & Captain Brock
“Worse man I ever marry.”Kimiko Adams
“"I will never, never be like your wife, Nathan!” Sarah placed one hand on her hip, batted her eyes, and bent her right hand at the wrist, impersonating an old-fashioned Southern belle. She said in a deep Southern drawl, “Oh my…Nathan, that’s such a high pedestal you’re standing on. Oh Nathan, I could never think for my little ‘ole self ‘cause Nathan does all the thinking for me. Nathan, you make me sick!””Sarah Brock
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