Little Hope Was Arson graffiti

April 06, 2015

Little Hope Was Arson: A Letter from a Texas Jail

Craig Phillips in Where Are They Now?

Spoiler Alert: If you'd rather wait to learn more about the procedural around the arson cases explored in Little Hope Was Arson, we recommend saving this piece for right after you watch the film,…...

Filmmaker Theo Love

April 03, 2015

Theo Love Finds Hope in Little Hope Was Arson

Craig Phillips in Uncategorized

Theo Love’s documentary Little Hope Was Arson, which premieres on Independent Lens on PBS Monday night April 6 at 10pm (check local listings), explores a chilling series of connected arson…...

Emergency response vehicle with flashing lights parked outside burning East Texas church.

April 02, 2015

How Arson Investigation Has Changed

Craig Phillips in Beyond the Films

Theo Love’s film Little Hope Was Arson explores a linked series of suspicious fires set in East Texas in 2010. In the “buckle of the Bible Belt,” ten churches burned…...

December 09, 2014

A Schedule Appears: Independent Lens Announces Winter/Spring ’15 Films

Craig Phillips in Uncategorized

[caption id="attachment_6106" align="alignnone" width="640"] Evolution of a Criminal[/caption] Now that we have a brief respite in our schedule to catch our breath, we'd like to share with you what's coming…...