About The Heart of Nuba

THEATRICAL OPENINGS:
THE HEART OF NUBA IS OPENING IN CITIES ACROSS THE US!
The Heart of Nuba opened in New York on April 6 with fantastic press, 100% on Rotten Tomatoes, positive reviews in the New York Times, Hollywood Reporter, and much more. The film opened in Los Angeles April 20 with sold out shows and an extended run. Other cities are opening weekly.  Follow our openings here as more are added, and watch for your city! 

THIS WEEK:

Washington Cathedral Screening of The Heart of Nuba, Oct 20, 2108

Washington Cathedral Screening of The Heart of Nuba, Oct 20, 2108

A very special screenings of The Heart of Nuba took place on October 20, 2018, at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. with guest appearances by Dr. Tom Catena's wife, Nasima, and Director and Producer Kenneth A. Carlson. A Q&A was...

Catholic New York

Catholic New York

‘Heart of Nuba’ Tells of Catholic Doctor’s Service and Selflessness

Roger’s Movie Nation

Roger’s Movie Nation

“Not every deserving person can win the Nobel Peace Prize…It seems the least society can do to honor them and shine a light on their good deeds is produce a good documentary about them.”

Will you help a mom in Nuba this Mother’s Day?

Will you help a mom in Nuba this Mother’s Day?

I'm writing you today to ask if you'll give a special gift this Mother's Day to help a mom and her family here in Nuba? I'm so thankful for your faithful partnership and support. Care for pregnant women in the Nuba Mountains is extremely limited. There are a handful...

Happy Easter from Nuba!

Happy Easter from Nuba!

It has been busy here in the Nuba Mountains. As we head into Easter weekend, I wanted to send you a quick email update.   A few weeks ago, I was able to join Dr. Jon Fielder on Zoom for a conversation about how things are going in Nuba. You can click here to watch the...

Aurora Foundation Launches New Global Initiative

Aurora Foundation Launches New Global Initiative

The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative has launched its new program, the Aurora Community, to actively support the program members by connecting them with each other in accordance with their area of intervention, encouraging them to exchange their knowledge, and promoting...

FEATURES: 

The Catena Family Expands!

The Catena Family Expands!

We could not be more delighted to share some recent photos from Dr. Tom of his and Nasima's new family member! This year the adoption of their son, Francis Gene, was finalized, bringing a much-earned source of love and joy into the Catena tukal (household). There is...

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An Update from Dr. Tom

An Update from Dr. Tom

The situation here in Nuba has been pretty stable for the past year. The Transitional government in Khartoum and the SPLA-N rebels have met recently for peace talks but were unable to reach any conclusions. The SPLA-N is demanding that Sudan have a secular (not...

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Reflections on an Earlier Interview

Reflections on an Earlier Interview

On March 27, 2018, Ishay Sesay of CNNi did a riveting 20 minute segment wtih Kenneth A. Carlson and Dr. Tom Catena about The Heart of Nuba. Carlson and Catena both talk about their aspirations for the Nuba people, which included al-Bashir being brought to...

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