2017 Academy Awards Talk

Each year, Drew Trotter gives a talk on the Academy Award nominees for Best Picture, what those nominees reflect about our culture, and how Christians can think about and respond to those films. He presents this talk at Study Centers, churches, and other venues throughout the year. This version of the talk was delivered on February 24, 2017 at the Center for Christian Study in Charlottesville, Virginia.

You can access the links below either here on the website or download them to your device. To stream the audio form of the talk from the website, simply click on the link and select Play.

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Click on this link to listen to the Academy Awards talk:  2017 Academy Awards Talk

Click on this link and scroll down to read the text of Drew’s talk, entitled Oscars & America 2017. A list of the manuscripts of Drew’s last ten years of Oscars & America talks can also be found there.