Set in beautiful Prince Edward Island, Canada, WonderWorks presents a film adaptation of the best-selling book, by Lucy Maud Montgomery. This film recounts the heartwarming tale of a young orphan girl Anne and the lives she touches.
It is 1945 and Anne Shirley (Barbara Hershey) has returned to Prince Edward Island. A long lost letter from her errant father, discovered under the floorboards in Green Gables, causes Anne to delve into long-buried memories. While writing a play, she relives the troubled years after her mother died and before she arrived as an orphan at the Green Gables farm. She confronts the fact that she made up stories about her childhood.
It is the year AD 203 in Carthage, North Africa. Perpetua, an affluent young mother, is charged with converting to Christianity and is sent to prison. But her freedom can be secured easily. All she has to do is offer one pinch of incense in honor to the Roman gods. What will her decision be? This episode of Torchlighters: Heroes of the Faith presents one of the most influential, true stories of the Early Church.