"IN THE MOVIES" FINALE
Join us as Ralph Winter, a producer of blockbuster films such as X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Star Trek, concludes our "In the Movies" series. He will show us how God is the ultimate redeemer in our story, directing our journey, and has the greatest ending we could ever hope for or imagine.
ABOUT RALPH WINTER
Ralph Winter is a Hollywood film producer who has helped to produce blockbuster movies such as the X-Men, Fantastic Four and Star Trek series as well as I, Robot and the first remake of Planet of the Apes. His films have grossed collectively over $2 billion (USD). Winter is also a partner in ThomasWinterCooke, which produces television commercials and represents a number of commercial directors. He is a member of the Directors Guild of America and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and has helped along such film schools as the Veracity Project, Biola University, and lectured at Regent College, Vancouver. He is also a member of the Entertainment & Tourism Management Advisory Board at the Mihaylo College of Business and Economics at California State University, Fullerton.
A native of Glendale, California, Winter attended the University of California, Berkeley, where he studied History. His first experience in production was producing training videos for Broadway Department Stores. In 1978, Winter started working in the film business for Paramount Pictures television, where he worked on Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork and Mindy. Following his experiences in television he started working alongside Harve Bennett on the Star Trek films. He was an associate producer on Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, executive producer on Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home and Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, and producer on Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.
Winter also is active in producing Christian movies, such as Thr3e, based on Ted Dekker's book, and Hangman's Curse and The Visitation, both of which were novel-to-movie creations written by Christian author Frank Peretti. His latest Christian film House was released in March 2009. Recently, it was announced he is producing a film version of C. S. Lewis' The Screwtape Letters.
Are you going to be at our Point Loma campus on Sunday? Want the chance to meet Ralph and get an autographed X-Men poster?