Official Selection, Chicago International Arthouse Film Festival

Upon This Rock has been selected to compete for a spot to screen at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago's theatre district.

Vocal Media has published an article written by writer/director Stephen Riehl about his experience shooting Upon This Rock in the Republic of Georgia.

Impressions of a Man Lost has been released. It was previously only available as a special feature on the Upon This Rock DVD and Blu-ray.
Discover the archetype and inspiration for the pilgrim in our forthcoming creative documentary, The Stylite, and watch now.

Upon This Rock is now available to stream free on Amazon Instant Video for Amazon Prime Members.

IndieFlix was called the Netflix of independent films in Variety. It gives subscribers access to the best independent films selected from film festivals worldwide and we are excited to announce that Upon This Rock will be added to their catalogue.

The soundtrack for Upon This Rock is now available on SoundCloud. Shawn Kelly's compositions draw the listener into the world of the monks-into a contemplative life without devices competing for our attention. This collection of atmospheric works help us to ascend the pillar with our minds.

An article about Father Maxim, Katskhi Pillar and the stylite project has been published in The Huffington Post.

Upon This Rock premiered in Hollywood California January 2013 at the NewFilmmakers showcase where writer/director Stephen Riehl was interviewed at Sunset Gower Studios.