“Ride” Film Review

Helen Hunt’s character in the film Ride, (a movie she not only starred in, but also wrote and directed) is abrasive, crude yet dauntless and compassionate. The nuances found in this textured yet sympathetic performance shouldn’t surprise […]

By |April 30th, 2015|ENTERTAINMENT, Film|0 Comments

The Fourth Noble Truth Film Review

The Fourth Noble Truth is a romantic comedy about the choice to find freedom from suffering found in the right actions of the eightfold path.
Directed by Gary T McDonald
Produced by […]

By |April 26th, 2015|Film|0 Comments


DIOR AND I – a documentary film about the Christian Dior house by Fre’de’ric Tcheng
“Dior and I” a film by Fre’de’ric Tcheng opened in Los Angeles and select cities nationwide on […]

By |April 24th, 2015|Film|0 Comments

Sweet Micky for President Film Review

Directed by Ben Patterson
Reviewed by Karen Henry

Slamdance is like a second cousin to Sundance Film Festival, taking place simultaneously in Park City and often introducing first-rate films that are not […]

By |January 31st, 2015|Film|0 Comments

Films with Spirit

Consciousness takes top billing on the Cinema Marquee

When we think about the previous year in review from the perspective of films focused on the spiritual themes, it feels as though […]

By |January 27th, 2015|Film|1 Comment

Reporting from Sundance

Sundance 2015. It began with the flight attendant offering me a free bloody Mary on the DL for no apparent reason except to get the party started. Alrighty then!

As usual, […]

By |January 25th, 2015|Film|0 Comments

Palm Springs Film Festival 2015

Glam, glitter, stars. This week’s Palm Springs International Film Festival is not only the first festival of the new year, but also a kick-off for the 2015 awards season. In […]

By |January 7th, 2015|Film|0 Comments

Monk with A Camera

Nicky Vreeland…the Monk with a Camera is now in Front of the Camera

A new documentary showcases glimpses into the life of a fashionable Westerner who chose the path less traveled.

Interview by […]

By |December 5th, 2014|Film|0 Comments

Film Review: Monk with a Camera

Directed by Guido Santi and Tina Mascara

A dedicated photographer met Khyongla Rato Rinpoche (The Tibet Center founder) in 1977, the Dalai Lama in 1979, became a monk in 1985, and […]

By |December 4th, 2014|Film|0 Comments

Film Review: Wild

Produced by and starring Reese Witherspoon, directed by Jean Marc Vallee

Reese Witherspoon certainly went on a wild ride in the just-released film Wild. Unprepared, naïve, yet determined to walk away […]

By |December 3rd, 2014|Film|0 Comments