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Sister Aimee
Film Credits

Sister Aimee

Written, produced and directed by
Linda Garmon

Edited by
Richard Bartlett

Based on
"Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America,"
by Matthew Avery Sutton

Caroline Toth

Business Manager
Maureen Fahey

Director of Photography
John Baynard

Blair Brown

Script Consultant
Paul Taylor

Music By
Brian Keane

Additional Music By
Chris Coogan and the Good News Gospel Choir

Production Assistants
Karen Anne Caiazzo
Melissa Carlson
Joseph Deignan
Scott Jacobson
Melissa Yeaw

Based on
Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America,
By Matthew Avery Sutton,
Published by Harvard University Press

Additional Directing
Caroline Toth

Stock Footage Researchers
Joy Conley
Patti DeQuaker

Anthea Butler
Daniel Mark Epstein
Matthew Avery Sutton

Additional Photography by
Neil Reichline
Brett Wiley

John O'Connor
Paul Rusnak
Susumu Tokunow

Steve Adams
Michael Lee

Scott Perryman
Keith Sikora
Nick Siskopoulos
Joe Sousa

Horse Trainer
Barbara Bowen

Aimee Semple McPherson, green-screen
Ashway Lawver

Jared Casey


Costume Design
Rafael Jaen

Pastors John and Lori Hatcher

Costume Design Assistants
Megan Fraher
Richelle Devereaux-Murray

Stitchers and Wardrobe
Mallory Frers
Patrick Keyes
Angela Markman

Makeup and Hair
Numidas Prasarn

Art Department
Gregg Bernstein

Production Assistants
Meghan Kenny
Kerri Ann Richard

Revival Participants


Elizabeth Bates
Pastor Mike Bave
Pastor Mary Bave
Janet D'Anello
Cynthia DesLauriers
Jeanne Dow
Bob Diehl
Jean Diehl
Talia Etedgee
Alice Fahey
Margaret Fahey
Barbara Forbes
Ryan Garbayo
JoAnne Giguere
Mary Griswold
Bob Griswold
Geoffrey Hawes
Sheri Hoitt
Larry Horton
Sarah Hunt
Ann Kennedy
James Kennedy
Nick Langion
Rebecca Lee
Kathy Masse
Dan McCabe
Debra McCarthy
Rick Murphy
Maria Nadile
John Pennio
Sue Pennio
Alissa Portet
Kathryn Prioli
Maureen Regan
Albert Riveras
Janice Robinson
John Robinson
Bill Rollins
Steve Rowell
Mary Saville
Cara Trezise
Kerry Welch
Candy Wilson
Anne Marie Young

Sound Design and Mix
Heartpunch Studios
Greg McCleary & Geof Thurber

On-Line Editor
Dave Allen, Eddy/Allen Editorial, Inc.

Narration Record
Sync Sound

Still Photo Animation
Berle Cherney, Animotion

Digital Animation
Tim Kennedy, Dziga Media

Archival Footage
F.I.L.M. Archives
Film History Foundation
Film Images
Getty Images
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Heritage Department
ITN Archive
John E. Allen
Nebraska State Historical Society
Newsfilm Library, University of South Carolina
Salvation Army
Streamline Films
UCLA Film & Television Archive

Photo Archives
Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Denver Public Library, Western History Collection
Enoch Pratt Free Library, H.L.Mencken Collection
E. W. Scripps
Flower Pentecostal Heritage Center
Harvard Map Collection
Hearst Corporation
Herald Examiner Collection/Los Angeles Public Library
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, Heritage Department
Los Angeles Times
Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada Archives
Department of Special Collections, UCLA
The New York Times Co.
Venice Historical Society

Special Thanks
Randall Balmer
Edith Blumhofer
Sterling Brackett
Anthea Butler
David Daniels
Carmen de la Peña
Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative
Robert Echeverria
Daniel Mark Epstein
Emerson Department of Performing Arts
Gaston Espinosa
Farrington Education Center
First Parish Church, Cambridge MA
Robert Fuller
Dorothy Jean Furlong
Glen Gohr
Richard Gonci
Grace Episcopal Church, Newton MA
Tona Hangen
Pastors Lori and John Hatcher
Pastor Jack Hayford
International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
Ryan Livermore
Lyric Opera House, Baltimore MD
Dan McCabe
New Life Church, Weymouth, MA
Robert Orsi
Stephen Prothero
Mel Robeck
Wendell St. Clair
San Diego Film Commission
Shirley Eustis House
Janet Simonsen
Spreckels Organ Society
Don Stiltner
Matthew Avery Sutton
Grant Wacker
Wayne Warner
Westfield Historic Village, Rockton, Ontario
Steve Zeleny

"Come into the House"
Written by Chris Coogan
Published by Inamis Music. ASCAP
Arranged by Brian Keene and Chris Coogan
Performed by Chris Coogan and the Good News Gospel Choir,
Including soloists Ada Dyer and Chris Coogan

"Down by the Riverside"
Arranged by Brian Keane and Chris Coogan
Performed by Chris Coogan and the Good News Gospel Choir

"Hooray For Hollywood"
Written by Richard Whiting and Johnny Mercer
Song by George Keane
Published by Warner Brothers Music Corp, ASCAP

"Up Above My Head"
Arranged by Brian Keane and Chris Coogan
Performed by Chris Coogan and the Good News Gospel Choir,
Including soloists Sharon Bryant and Darryl Tookes

Music Editor
Keith Chirgwin

American Experience

Post Production
Greg Shea
Glenn Fukushima

Series Designer
Alison Kennedy

On-Line Editor
Spencer Gentry

Sound Mix
John Jenkins

Series Theme
Mark Adler

Production Manager
Nancy Sherman

Jay Fialkov
Maureen Jordan

Project Administration
Susana Fernandes
Pamela Gaudiano
Sherene Ing
Vanessa Ruiz

Nancy Farrell
Ravi Jain
Stewart Smith
Li Wei

Director of New Media
Maria Daniels

Director of Marketing
Susan Trabucchi

Daphne B. Noyes
Lauren Prestileo

Series Editor
Susan Bellows

Senior Editor
Paul Taylor

Series Manager
James E. Dunford

Coordinating Producer
Susan Mottau

Series Producer
Sharon Grimberg

Executive Producer
Mark Samels

A Carousel Films production for American Experience

© 2007
WGBH Educational Foundation
All rights reserved.

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