I Will Not Fear
Christian Film Festival Award Winner


Title: I Will Not Fear


Creator: Nick Lindsay


Genre: Student Film / Documentary


Length: 9:26


Description: A student film which tells the story of an Ironman triathlete. Ed Rusk started participating in Ironman races to better his health.  But when he fell ill during a race, God gave him the encouragement to finish. In this short documentary, Ed tells a lesson of faith about God's willingness to bring hope amid trial.


CFF Awards: Best Documentary, Best Documentary Fan Favorite, Insire Award


Other Awards: SONNY Awards for Cinematography, Documentary Short, and Audience Choice; Best Picture Broadstreet Film festival



Nick Lindsay (Director, Second Camera)

Mark Comberiate (Producer)

Southern Adventist University (Producer)

Ed Rusk (Key Cast)

Garrison Hayes (Production Coordinator)

Matthew Disbro (Production Assistant)

Dillan Forsey (Cinematography)

Chris Styles (Assistant Camera)

Kyler Potter (DIT)

Bryant Rodriguez (Additional Photography)

Josh Yang (Grip)

Caitlin Saad (Make-up)

Dillan Forsey (Editor/Colorist)

Daniel Cooper (Sound Design)

Blake Robinson (Original Score)

John Comstock (Illustrator)

Greg Stienmetz (Technical Advisor for Chosen Productions)

Neil Baker (Aerial Specialist for Chosen Productions)

Leif Ramsey (Creative Director for SVAD Productions)

Bryan Fowler (Cinematographer for SVAD Productions)

Christian Stanfill (Co-Writer and Performer for the Song ‘Always’)

Jason Ingram (Co-Writer for the Song ‘Always’)


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