This film is one of the most moving short you’ll ever see. The film is highly visual and very well produced with a theme of forgiveness. I can’t tell you too much more about the film other than that because all of the info is in a foreign language.
Yes, it is subtitled but you don’t need to understand what they are saying. Everything in the film is communicated quite clearly with a visual storyline.
The film starts off with a scene of a small boy who gets caught stealing medicine from a store. His mother is sick. A shop keeper sees what happens and pays for the drugs and gives the small boy some food.
I don’t know which of God’s precepts the producers had in mind when they made the film but the following passage from Jesus in the Book of Luke is what immediately came to my mind after watching the film.
How about you? What commandments or Bible verses came to your mind after viewing this film? Post your thoughts below.
Extremely Memorable Short Film on Forgiveness
But I say unto you which hear, Love your enemies, do good to them which hate you, Bless them that curse you, and pray for them which despitefully use you.
And unto him that smiteth thee on the one cheek offer also the other; and him that taketh away thy cloak forbid not to take thy coat also. Give to every man that asketh of thee; and of him that taketh away thy goods ask them not again.
And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise. For if ye love them which love you, what thank have ye? for sinners also love those that love them.
And if ye do good to them which do good to you, what thank have ye? for sinners also do even the same. And if ye lend to them of whom ye hope to receive, what thank have ye? for sinners also lend to sinners, to receive as much again.
But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil.
Be ye therefore merciful, as your Father also is merciful.
Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven: Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.