Oscar Nominated Animated Film, The Secret Of Kells, Opens Tomorrow Exclusively At The Santikos Bijou Cinema Bistro

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The Secret of Kells opens Friday, 4/30 exclusively at The Santikos Bijou Cinema Bistro. Nominated for Best Animated Film at the 2010 Academy Awards, the inspirational movie also took home top honors at the Dublin International Film Festival, Edinburgh Inernational Film Festival and the Annecy International Animated Film Festival.

. This film was almost completely hand drawn with little help from computer animation and yet was nominated for Best Animated Feature going against Disney-Pixar’s UP and Fantastic Mr Fox by Wes Anderson. It is being prasied by many in the religious community, including the Vatican, for it’s message of hope and

The Secret of Kells opens Friday, 4/30 exclusively at The Santikos Bijou Cinema Bistro. Nominated for Best Animated Film at the 2010 Academy Awards, the inspirational movie also took home top honors at the Dublin International Film Festival, Edinburgh Inernational Film Festival and the Annecy International Animated Film Festival.

When: Limited Run from April 30, 2010 to May 6, 2010

Where: Santikos Bijou Cinema Bistro, Wonderland of Americas Mall, 4522 Fredericksburg Road, San Antonio, TX 78201

About: Based on The Book of Kells “a fantastically decorated edition of the Four Gospels, called by Christanity Today magazine as “both one of the finest works of medieval Irish illumination, and the best-known symbol of the Irish illuminated manuscript tradition”. This film was almost completely hand drawn with little help from computer animation and yet was nominated for Best Animated Feature going against Disney-Pixar’s UP and Fantastic Mr Fox by Wes Anderson. It is being prasied by many in the religious community, including the Vatican, for it’s message of hope and “gaining strength through suffering”.

Who: The L'Osservatore Romano (Vatican Newspaper)
http://taniamann.wordpress.com/2010/03/23/secretofkells/

Christianity Today reviews:
https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/movies/reviews/2010/secretofkells.html

*For interviews, please contact Meghan Vincent at (210)496-1300. For more information regarding Santikos Theatres, visit http://www.santikos.com. The Book of Kells trailer can be viewed here: The Book of Kells

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