Who’s behind the camera?

This spring, a documentary film crew will bring five unlikely people to determine once and for all what is actually going on in Medjugorje. Will you be one of them?


 Meet the crew of CROSS MOUNTAIN

Sean Bloomfield – Director

Independent filmmaker and author Sean Bloomfield is best known for the documentaries The Triumph and If Only We Had Listened, both of which explore the modern phenomena of miracles, apparitions, and spirituality. His work has been featured on The History Channel, ABC, Oprah’s OWN, Fox, PBSEWTN, and across the globe on international television and cinema screens.

Published works include a novel, The Sound of Many Waters, and a new work for kids titled Dear Children. Sean studied Writing and Communication at The University of Tampa, where his prose won the coveted Quilt Literary Magazine contest two consecutive years.

Sean is also working on another related film, Apparition Hill. His work has taken him all over the world, including Rwanda, Bosnia-Herzegovina, New Zealand, and South America. A native Floridian, Sean and his wife reside in the Sunshine State with their three children. Visit his site.


Royce Hood – Producer

roycehoodRoyce Hood, Esq. is an attorney, entrepreneur and producer. He served as co-executive producer for the epic short film Sing a Little Louder and as the promotional producer for The Triumph. He is also the co-author of the upcoming book A Deacon’s Reflections. Royce works with a number of non-profit organizations such as the Thomas More Society and Catholic Witnesses, and he is one of the founders of the Law of Life Summit. He lives near Chicago with his wife Elise and their two children. Royce is also working on Apparition Hill.


 Cimela Kidonakis – Producer

cimelaCimela Kidonakis is a documentary filmmaker with a passion for people and their stories. With a Greek father and a Mexican mother, Cimela loves to travel, especially to her father’s homeland, the island of Crete. She comes from a family of storytellers, she says, so telling stories through film comes naturally to her. When she’s not globe-trotting with a camera in hand, Cimela lives in Houston, Texas. Cimela is a graduate of the University of Saint Thomas in Texas with a degree in Communications. Cimela is also working on the related film Apparition Hill.


Jessi Hannapel – Associate Producer

jessiJessi Hannapel is a young filmmaker from a small town in Michigan. Since she was twelve years old, she has wanted to make inspiring movies that allow people to see the world in a different way. Her family has been a fantastic support throughout her life, and they encouraged her to pursue her passion for filmmaking. She currently lives in Chicago and will be graduating from Loyola University Chicago in May with a degree in Film and Digital Media Production. Through her school, Jessi was fortunate enough to study abroad in Rome where she gained a passion for traveling and experiencing other cultures.


Little Flower Strategies – Marketing & Screenings

Little Flower StrategiesLittle Flower Strategies is a team of dedicated individuals with over 40 years of sales, marketing, media and public relations experience. Headed by managing partner Victor Pap, Little Flower Strategies will oversee the marketing, PR and theatrical screenings of the film. Learn more at their website.



What’s Next:

Sean and crew will lead an unbiased investigation into what is either the biggest hoax in human history or a miraculous phenomenon with global implications for mankind. Ultimately, they will bring the results of their findings to the Big Screen through an exciting feature-length documentary.

While they’re no strangers to uncharted territory, they need your help and want you to be part of this large-scale film project. Learn more


Lights, Camera, Action!

Enter for a free tip to Europe. Our main destination: Medjugorje. If you’re selected, your journey will also double as your film shoot for the next feature documentary to hit theaters. Enter here