Films and Videos


  1. Faith That Does Justice. [see below] A 25th Anniversary film by Creighton senior Nico Sandi that will be used in RSP classes this fall. The film outlines the history, importance, and relevance of the Salvadoran Martyrs of the call and mission in our Jesuit University context.
  2. A Question of Conscience: The Murder of the Jesuit Priests in El Salvador. A film by Ilan Ziv. Icarus/Tamouz Production. First Run Features, 153 Waverly Pl., New York, NY 10014.
  3. “Good News from El Salvador, Fr. Jon Sobrino, S.J.” Reflections on the murder of six Jesuit priests and two women in San Salvador in November 1989. The address covers such issues as keeping the martyrs alive, touching the idols, being human and solidarity. Produced by CAFOD (England), Catholic Relief Services (USA), Trocaire (Ireland), etc.
  4. Killing Priests Is Good News. BBC, 1990. Features J. Sobrino, W. Ford and D. Brackley.
  5. A video was produced for the tenth anniversary of the UCA martyrs and can be acquired by contacting the Jesuit Curia in Rome.
  6. Enemies of War, a film by Esther Cassidy (1999), covers the legacy of the martyrs in El Salvador during the last 9 years. It should be aired by PBS, but you can get an uncut version from Esther even now at: <>.

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