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One Child Nation Film Review

The documentary film One Child Nation tells a personal story, yet also sounds a universal warning. It recounts a very recent (in our lifetime), modern tale of how a dictatorial country can set policy that, even though inhumane, is obeyed by the masses. Those same people also suffer the consequences. What the policy was, when [...]

By |2019-12-05T02:05:32+00:00December 5th, 2019|Film|0 Comments

The Portal, a Documentary on Meditation and the Power of the Human Mind

How our Minds Can Collectively Shift the Course of Humanity The documentary The Portal explores the power of meditation and the positive outcomes that emerge from committing to a mindfulness practice, such as inner stillness and interconnectivity between individuals and all living beings. The film offers up the possibility that mass meditation carries the potential [...]

By |2019-10-31T15:51:01+00:00October 31st, 2019|Film|0 Comments

The Documentary Film Fantastic Fungi Shows All Mushrooms are Magic

  In a time when people are increasingly feeling disconnected and discontent with the present and future of our species. Fantastic Fungi shines a much-needed light on hope. This is a story about reconnecting with one of our oldest allies: The fungi kingdom. The friendship between fungi and humanity is a long-standing bond. Mushrooms hold [...]

By |2019-10-23T20:36:04+00:00October 23rd, 2019|Film|0 Comments

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