Requiem for the
Relentless Fathers is a short film chronicling the rise and fall
of Saul, the first King of Israel. It was inspired by the Old
Testament books of Samuel and The Samuel Commentaries of Marti Steussy and
David M. Gunn.
As the film opens the Elders of Israel have grown distrustful of the
theocratic rule of the last Judge, Samuel. Samuel relents and
annoints a monarch, Saul. Saul attempts to rule as "his own
man" but is in constant conflict with the elder Judge.
Eventually Samuel rejects Saul and Lord sends an Evil Spirit to torment
the King. Saul is killed in battle, leading to the rise of
Requiem for the Relentless Fathers
was written and directed by Alfred Eaker, award winning director of Jesus
and Her Gospel of Yes and W the Movie.
Running time: Aprox
© 2011 Eaker Productions LLC
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