THE APPIAN MEDIA STORY
How it all began:
When Appian Media first began in 2015, it was an idea born in an Indiana coffee shop by two video producers. Craig Dehut and Stuart Peck felt there was a lack of high-quality video content about the Bible – in a world flooded with visual media. The two started asking what it would take to create high quality, Biblically accurate, and visually engaging videos about the Bible.
By the Spring of 2016, the team had grown to four, to include Barry Britnell and Jeremy Dehut – who host Appian Media’s videos, and the task of finding funding for the project began. Initially, the group asked for $40,000 to send a video production crew to Israel for two-weeks to shoot the first half of Appian Media’s first series, Following the Messiah. After one month, over $65,000 was raised for the project.
Two years and two trips later, Following the Messiah has been completed and Appian Media has seen over 150,000 views on video content across all of the o