John J. Michalczyk, film professor and Director of Film Studies at Boston College, is the author of 10 books and numerous
articles on the relationships of film, literature, and political thought. Since 1991, he has been involved in documentary
filmmaking, having completed 20 films, notably on social justice issues, including conflict resolution. His documentaries,
especially Nazi Medicine: In the Shadow of the Reich, have been broadcast nationally and internationally.
Raymond G. Helmick,
SJ, teaches ecumenical theology and conflict transformation at Boston College. He has worked as mediator, counselor, and an
interpreter of events in many conflicts since 1972 – in Northern Ireland, the Middle East (Israelis and Palestinians, Lebanese,
the Kurds of Iraq and Turkey), the Balkans, and several other sites. He has collaborated with John J. Michalczyk on nine documentary
films on conflict resolution topics.