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Mar 8, 2024

In this episode of Flourish-Meant, host Tina Yeager interviews producer Kristen Brancaccio and actor Catherine Lidstone about their new film, "47 Days with Jesus." The film is centered around the importance of prioritizing family, particularly during Easter. Kristen and Catherine share insights into the heart behind the project, which grew from a musical meditation on the New Testament scriptures, and discuss the powerful role of music in conveying the gospel story. They emphasize the relatability and universal themes of the film, as well as its potential to inspire reconnection within families and communities.

Explore how the film can be used as a tool to reach out to both church and secular audiences in celebration of Easter.

Catherine and Kristen shared their insights on the significance of family and the profound impact of their film's message. The movie beautifully captures the importance of reconnecting and prioritizing family, particularly during the Easter holiday, shedding light on the timeless values of love, faith, and unity.

Kristen and Catherine highlighted how "47 Days with Jesus" tells the gospel story through a musical lens, providing a fresh and universally appealing portrayal of the Easter narrative. With a multigenerational team behind the film, the story centers around a family passing down the gospel through the generations, resonating deeply with audiences of all backgrounds.

They also delved into the relatable elements of the movie, emphasizing how it reflects the societal disconnect we often experience and how it serves as a gentle, nonjudgmental reminder to viewers to prioritize family unity.

Moreover, Catherine and Kristen shared how the film's family-focused narrative aligns perfectly with the Easter season, offering an ideal opportunity to use the movie as a tool for outreach, encouraging family members and friends to come together and experience the powerful message it conveys.

To experience the heartwarming story and celebrate Easter with your loved ones, be sure to catch "47 Days with Jesus" in theaters from March 11th to 14th. Visit for showtimes and updates, and don't forget to follow @fortysevendaysfilm on Instagram for behind-the-scenes content and community engagement.

As we explore the profound impact of family and the significance of Easter through this inspiring conversation, we invite you to reflect on the beauty of family connections and the timeless message of Easter that "47 Days with Jesus" beautifully portrays.

We hope you enjoy this special episode and are encouraged to share this uplifting film with your family and friends this Easter season.

Wishing you a joyous and meaningful Easter celebration surrounded by loved ones.