Franco Serafini participated in the production of two documentaries on Eucharistic miracles. Both include sections in which he is interviewed. He is also cooperating with a USA docufilm production.
Segni: Miracoli Eucaristici – Signs: Eucharistic Miracles
Directed by Matteo Ceccarelli
Officina della Comunicazione – Vatican Media – St. Paul Multimedia
Segni – Signs documentary is based on Blessed Carlo Acutis’ life experience and his special relationship with the Eucharist. It is an enthralling journey between faith and science. The film takes the spectator on a journey to the discovery of the Eucharistic miracles that took place from the 90’s till nowadays, taking him through the steps of Carlo Acutis’ exhibit: Buenos Aires (Argentina), Tixtla (Mexico), Legnica and Sokòlka (Poland). It is a visual work with testimonies and a gift to any community.
Official screening at the Vatican Film Archives on 30 October 2018 in the presence of the Acutis family.
Corazón Ardiente – Ardent Heart
Directed by Antonio Cuadri and Andrés Garrigó
Un Cuore Ardente – A Burning Heart tells the story of famous writer Lupe Valdés (Karyme Lozano). She investigated the apparitions of the Sacred Heart of Jesus while seeking to be inspired to write her next novel. Led by mystery expert María Vallejo-Nágera, she discovered secrets that dazzled her imagination. She met strange characters such as saints, murderers, exorcists, popes, presidents, conspirators as well as… miracles and crimes. During her research she also discovered the secrets of her own heart with its old wounds needing to be healed.
The film was awarded the XXXV “Niepokalana” International Catholic Film Festival Grand Prix in Warsaw 2020.
Dr Franco Serafini
Eucharistic Miracles Movie
An ambitious documentary on Eucharistic Miracles is due to be released in the United States in 2021. It will include historical re-enactments, animation sequences and special effects. It will be the brainchild of Ray Grijalba – manager of The Joy of Faith YouTube channel – cooperating with an Oscar-winning production team headed by Angelo Libutti (director) and Austin Kelly (producer).
Further information, official trailer and link to the crowdfunding website: