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Movies You Might’ve Missed | The quantum connection

Inner worlds, outer worlds is a 2012 documentary by Canadian filmmaker and meditation teacher Daniel Schmidt. Narrated by Patrick Sweeney, with stunning visuals of animated fractals, the film explores concepts set out by others in this issue of The MOON, and also traces connections between quantum thinking and the work of intellectual giants such as Pythagoras, Kepler, Leonardo DaVinci, Tesla, and Einstein. The film presents for lay audiences evidence that there […]

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We were made for these times

Video from KarmaTube: “Trust.”  Karim Sulayman is an Arab-American tenor from Chicago. Ten days after the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Sulayman teamed up with filmmaker Meredith Kaufman Younger to perform a trust experiment. Watch this silent video (set to Sulayman singing Sinead O’Connor’s “In this Heart”) as Sulayman stands blindfolded outside Trump International Hotel in Central Park West in New York City and asks strangers to trust him.

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Movies You Might’ve Missed | Preserving the wild humans–postscript

Children of the Amazon is a multiple award-winning documentary by Brazilian filmmaker Denise Zmekhol, who, in 2010, traveled a modern highway deep into the Amazon in search of the indigenous Surui and Negarote children she had photographed fifteen years before. Her journey tells the story of what happened to life in the largest forest on Earth when a road was built straight through its heart. For countless generations, the Surui and […]

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Movies You Might’ve Missed | Preserving the wild humans

The Great Dance: A hunter’s story is the 2000 documentary by Craig and Damon Foster that tells the story of three !Xo San Bushman hunters who “outrun their thirst” as they track an animal on foot, running for hours through the blazing desert sun, until their exhausted quarry collapses and they can make the final kill. The hunt is much more than just a way of feeding the tribe, however. […]

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