Category: Film

Latter-day Saint Video Vault: “Love is for the Byrds” is No Valentine

Latter-day Saint Video Vault celebrates decades of uplifting, funny, weird, and sometimes cringe-worthy Mormon-related videos, most of which are now found on YouTube. Join Jared Jones every other Friday as he breaks down one of these classics. Love is in the air! Whether you celebrate Valentine’s, Galentine’s or Single Awareness Day (I did for many years) or simply turn a blind eye to February 14, I thought Love is for the Byrds was a fitting title for this “wuv, twoo wuv” time of year. Love is for the Byrds was released in 1965. Before it was released to video...

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Latter-day Saint Video Vault: Find Business Advice and Basic Inspiration from “When Thou Art Converted”

Latter-day Saint Video Vault celebrates decades of uplifting, funny, weird, and sometimes cringe-worthy Mormon-related videos, most of which are now found on YouTube. Join Jared Jones every other Friday as he breaks down one of these classics. This week we delve back into Latter-day Saint cinema from the 1960s with 1968’s When Thou Art Converted. Although the film was a Brigham Young University production it was made under the direction of the First Presidency and Quorum of the Twelve for church training purposes. There isn’t a lot of information about it available so let’s just get to it, shall...

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