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Brittany Runs a Marathon

It might as well be reaching the summit of Everest, that’s how far-fetched running a marathon is for Brittany at the beginning of Brittany Runs a Marathon. At 27, she is lost in her dingy Queens lifestyle, with a part-time job she won’t take seriously, regular partying, and generally self-destructive behavior. Who hasn’t felt lost [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:32:29+00:00August 5th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

Ram Dass on Becoming Nobody

A film exploring enlightenment with humor and self-acceptance Becoming Nobody is a feature-length documentary that dives into American spiritual teacher Ram Dass’ quintessential wisdom through authenticity, humor, and pure humanness. This film is a collaboration between director Jamie Catto, producer Raghu Markus (who is also the Director of Love Serve Remember Foundation), and Google Empathy [...]

By |2019-08-05T20:19:04+00:00August 4th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

What it Takes to Plan a Free Trip to Egypt

Documentary Film Free Trip to Egypt’s producer and creator Tarek Mounib talks Transformation   Free Trip to Egypt Producer Tarek Mounib Producer Tarek Mounib had what some people might consider an unusual dream or mission—to bring a group of Americans concerned about what they perceive as an Islamic threat—to meet actual Muslims in [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:10+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Film|0 Comments

Lessons from a Free Trip to Egypt

Free Trip to Egypt Showcases a Path to Tolerance through Travel The premise is intriguing. Invite a random selection of Americans who support the Muslim ban to an all-expenses-paid trip to Egypt. We all have heard that personal interactions will lessen the fear of strangers, and the documentary Free Trip to Egypt sets out to [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:12+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Film|0 Comments

Knock Down the House Showing on Netflix

In 2018, Candidates Came to Knock Down the House Knock Down the House is one of the poignant and triumphant films ever made. Imagine if a monk in a monastery in India in 1974 had said to a fellow monk, “I’m going to follow around this Steve Jobs kid with a video camera.  He has [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:18+00:00May 5th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

The Documentary Film Apollo 11 Brings Space to Life

Apollo 11 Delivers Viewers to the Moon We have The Right Stuff, Apollo 13, Apollo 18, First Man, From the Earth to the Moon. Do we need another film about manned spacecraft missions? A resounding yes, it turns out. If the film is Apollo 11. Apollo 11 is an astounding documentary. It is brilliant in [...]

By |2019-06-08T23:02:39+00:00March 10th, 2019|Film|0 Comments