A young Jon Erwin first heard the story about Woodlawn High School from his father. Now a film director, decades later, Jon shares this true story with a whole new generation.
Jon and his brother, Andy,began their career as teenagers, working as camera operators for ESPN. Shooting local games at the University of Alabama soon became full-time careers as sports cameramen. The brothers eventually worked on numerous events, including ESPN College Football Primetime, NFL, X Games, and NBA. In 2005, the brothers ventured into directing commercials and music videos. They found great success in the world of music, directing music videos and producing concerts and television programs for platinum artists including Amy Grant, Michael W. Smith, Casting Crowns, Switchfoot, Skillet, and Montgomery Gentry among many others. They have received 10 nominations and three consecutive wins for Music Video of the Year at the GMA Dove Awards.
One Hope. One Truth. One Way.
Woodlawn: Making the Movie
Director Jon Erwin talks about the making of the feature film, “Woodlawn.” Set in Birmingham, Alabama in the 1970s, Woodlawn is a true story based on the life of NFL great, Tony Nathan.
Discovering Healing and Restoration
Research shows that one-third of American women have had an abortion.
A Topic That Captures the Heart
Jon Erwin, producer of the “October Baby,” tells the story of 19-year-old Hannah, whose life is upended when she learns that she is adopted and the survivor of a failed abortion.