A movie production team with links to Bristol will bring the true story of Paul Holderfield, a bigoted Arkansas man who later became a pastor and started one of the first integrated churches in the South, to theaters in October.

“Paul’s Promise,” a Salt Shaker Media production, will hit theaters nationwide on Oct. 21.

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“Paul’s Promise” is expected to be released on Oct. 21 and is likely to be featured in local theaters, Davis said. For more information, visit


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