Introducing an epic breakthrough in the world of childrens entertainment! A new 13-episode series on DVD-ROM! A stunning mix of 2-D and 3-D animation! Sensational Bible stories, riveting first century adventures, promising lifelong lessons. Friends and Heroes is an exciting new animated DVD-based Bible learning series that teaches kids Bible stories, ancient history, and how to live life as a Christian.
Episode #2, "A Friend in High Places," retells the story of Samson and Delilah. In addition, a retelling of the story of Peters friendship with Cornelius, the Roman Centurion, reminds children to love others.
Each episode features 4 curriculum lessons (PDF format) with teacher helps, reproducible activities, and other materials that can be used for small and large group Bible study, Sunday school, homeschool, and family fun time.
Friends and Heroes was created by an international award-winning team of producers, designers, script writers, and music composers: Gary Kurtz, Supervising Producer, produced "Star Wars" and "The Empire Strikes Back." Alan Batson, Production Designer, is a former Disney art director who designed projects for Warner Bros, Hanna-Barbera, and 20th Century Fox. Pete Waterman, Music Producer, is a leading music producer in the UK and a panelist on "Pop Idol" (the UKs version of "American Idol"). Stan Berkowitz, Story Editor, is an Emmy Award winning writer. Credits include "Superman" and "Batman."