52.1 F
Show Low
Friday, February 23, 2024
HomeNewsLocal NewsSound of Freedom Shines a Light on Human Trafficking.

Sound of Freedom Shines a Light on Human Trafficking.

The movie is based on an incredible true story that shines a light on even the darkest of places. The movie is a tear-jerker designed to get us to care more about the horrors of child sex trafficking-and we should. It does that by telling the story of our most precious children in danger, being trafficked around the country.

Tim Ballard, played by the gentle and gravely serious Jim Caviezel, shoulders the movie’s message of suffering just like when he played Jesus Christ in Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of the Christ.”

Official Trailer for Sound of Freedom/Angel Studios.

Caviezel depicts Ballard as the ultimate hero. The father and husband leaves his job at Homeland Security 10 months before being eligible for a pension because he cares so deeply about the atrocities that the trafficked children and families go through.

He travels to Colombia, and instead of only catching pedophiles like he has done approximately 300 times before, he goes to Colombia to help rescue stolen, trafficked children.

“Sound of Freedom” takes place in, and posits to be, a tough conversation piece about the world of child sex trafficking. It’s a strong, suspenseful thriller that avoids being explosive while dealing with delicate subject matter.

If you’re willing to grow that conversation-I highly recommend watching “Sound of Freedom.”

#godschildrenarenotforsale

Molly K Ottman Executive Editor/Journalist for Mountain Daily Star

Date:

Related stories

Road rage incident on I-40 | Attempt to locate

APACHE COUNTY-On Feb. 20 a road rage incident occurred on I-40 at MP 330 around 1 p.m. 

Navajo County Sheriff’s Office secures funding for vital Public Safety Activities

HOLBROOK- In October 2023, the Department of Emergency and Military Affairs (DEMA) awarded the Navajo County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) $7,136,353 in grant funding to help combat border-related criminal activity.

Vernon arson suspect arrested

VERNON-Multiple arsons in Vernon caused serious concern for residents and the Vernon Fire District, a suspect has been arrested and charged.

SLUSD employee arrested for stealing over $14,000 from district.

SHOW LOW- According to the Show Low Police Department, an employee at Show Low Unified School District (SLUSD) admitted to stealing thousands of dollars from the district.

Winter storm expected to hit Navajo and Apache Counties

A significant and impactful winter storm is expected to bring periods of wind, rain, and snow to the region from Tuesday into Wednesday.

Subscribe

- Never miss a story with notifications

- Gain full access to our premium content

- Browse free from up to 5 devices at once

Latest stories

Translate »