See Crazy Wisdom: The Life & T on youtube.
See 《Crazy Wisdom》秋陽創巴仁波切的生命與時代 Th on youtube.
See Excerpts from "Crazy Wisd on youtube.
See Crazy Wisdom - Official Traile on youtube.
See Crazy Wisdom: A film about the on youtube.
See Part 1: Traleg Rinpoche on Cho on youtube.
See Crazy Wisdom on youtube.
See Chögyam Trungpa - Tribute 2011 on youtube.
See Sneak Preview of "Crazy W on youtube.
See Louca Sabedoria: A Vida de Cho on youtube.
Description: PATRIMONIUM is an exploration of time. A movie about the noble landed gentry, constantly renegotiating the borders between history and modernity. Through scenic tableaus and a powerful sense for detail, the movie paints a globe of tradition and perfection, and in it, the human, with its efforts to fit into the grandeur of an idea.
Description: In 2006, the American company ALCOA decided to build an aluminum plant in Greenland. This multi-billion dollar project means that Greenlandia can finally become financially independent from Denmark. The movie shows the life of the tiny fishing city of Maniitsok in anticipation of the “American dream”.
Description: At 17, Maris Degener is a yoga teacher, a writer, and a survivor. After suffering from anxiety, depression and life-threatening anorexia nervosa, Maris finds her own path to healing and self-acceptance. Through fearlessly authentic testimony, private artwork and poetry, and a devoted yoga practice, she travels from despair to inspiration.
Description: In 1994, the Health and Environment Subcommittee of the US Congress, chaired by Henry Waxman (D-California), held a hearing on tobacco products and health. Excerpts from the hearing, where the CEOs of the four US tobacco companies testified, are interspersed with clips from movies, educational films, TV commercials, and another promotional materials. Among the subject addressed in the hearing: are cigarettes the single most risky consumer product, how many folks die annually in the US from smoking, is nicotine addictive, could smoking be banned in public places, do tobacco adverts goal children? This historic hearing is referenced in the 1999 film, "The Insider."
Description: If you thought you had seen everything, you were wrong. Place together by an insane group of friends, Ruin Punks push the boundaries. It can be gross and even disturbing at times, but it's nonstop fun that will hold you laughing.
Description: Dealing with the challenges of making a film with minimal dialogue and the importance of sound design, silence on the set, the technical challenges in the mixing booth, alien sound results (including some interesting temporary audio cues), and Marco Beltrami's score.
Description: If a dance is not danced, it vanishes. If the Dancer Dances follows a group of Fresh York City's top modern dancers as they reconstruct an iconic and mysterious work by the legendary Merce Cunningham, revealing what it takes to hold a dance alive. Timed to coincide with Cunningham's centennial, the movie confronts one of the most urgent problems facing the dance globe today: how do we prevent the loss of masterworks to time?
Description: “The Nice Ebook Robbery,” a fim by Benny Brunner (it comes to us courtesy of the Al Jazeera’s news magazine “Witness”). The movie documents the theft of tens of thousands of Palestinian ebooks and manuscripts by Jewish officials after ethnic cleansing operations by Israeli forces in 1948-49. 750,000 Palestinians became refugees during the fight for Palestine and hundreds of their villages were destroyed. Their ebooks and manuscripts—labeled “Abandoned Property”—were systematically looted by Jewish librarians and others who followed in the wake of conquering Jewish soldiers. Most were deposited in Israel’s National Library. If you are interested in a detailed expose of this act of cultural genocide, please read “Overdue Books: Returning Palestine’s ‘Abandoned Property’ of 1948” by Adalah-NY activist and school librarian Hannah Mermelstein.
Description: A Russian producer, with his directing wife, will create a documentary in Sweden about Scandinavian mentality. Maybe the project can save their marriage. The wife and daughter arrive in Sweden, but the producer does not present up and this is not the first time. He is still in Moscow, drunk and happy.
Description: Based on the bestselling book, this urgent detail documentary from celebrated director Michelle Latimer will take viewers on a adventure into the mind of one of the world’s foremost Indigenous intellectuals, and one of our best storytellers: Thomas King.
Description: In April 1999, one of Britain’s most celebrated and loved tv presenters and newsreaders, Jill Dando, known for her work on the Six O'Clock News, Crimewatch and Holiday, was shot and killed on the doorstep of her home in the middle of the day. It was a crime that reverberated across the country, from the millions of tv viewers used to seeing Jill in their living rooms, all the method up to the heart of government - even the Queen commented on Jill’s death. Now, ahead of the 20th anniversary of her murder, this movie says the full storyline behind one of Britain’s most high-profile unsolved killings, as said by the folks at the heart of the case.
Description: An avant-garde movie presented as part of an exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art. From MoMA's catalog: "For the monumental installation Enjoy Dead; True Time, (director Douglas) Gordon arranged for a circus elephant to be transported to Gagosian Gallery, in Fresh York City, where he filmed it obeying a series of commands (repeatedly lying down and then awkwardly struggling to rise). Like many of Gordon's protagonists, the elephant is topics to greater forces, beyond its controL Simultaneously presenting few various versions of the scene, in front and rear projections and on a monitor, the work depicts the happening from a range of perspectives rather than from a single static viewpoint."
Description: In Peru, Sergio García Locatelli visits both those territories where human life is fragile and private fate is uncertain and those where death reigns, territories where everything is already lost, where appeal is not possible. A walk in find of the meaning of death that is now a celebration of life and the living.
Description: In full-on investigative mode, reporters from The Fresh York Times, The Wall Road Journal and Hollywood Reporter doggedly pursue the storyline of US $3.5 billion missing from a Malaysian wealth fund. They trace the dirty money, via true estate deals and film financing, back to the top tiers of the Malaysian government. Incredibly (but oh, how fitting!), the audacious swindlers chose to back the 2014 blockbuster The Wolf of Wall Street. Hollywood A-listers, including Leonardo DiCaprio, attended lavish parties hosted to open the film. The embezzlement was orchestrated by a flamboyant fancier, Jho Low, and Riza Aziz, the stepson of the then-Malaysian Prime Minister. As the truth finally comes to light, assets are frozen and the fall-out begins.
Description: The James Bay and Northern Quebec Agreement of 1975, hailed by governments as a model for future land claims and self-government settlements - is considered Canada's first "modern Treaty." 15 years later, Robert Bourassa's dream of northern hydro-electric power has become a nightmare for the James Bay Cree. In FLOODING JOB'S GARDEN, Boyce Richardson revisits communities he first filmed in the 1970s, before Hydro Quebec began its work, documenting 20 years of heavy change in Cree country. As Bourassa and Hydro Quebec prepare for Phase 2, the Crees are mounting an international campaign to protect the environment and ensure responsible development.
Description: The Chinese global machine has been invited to revitalise the ailing Swedish city of Kalmar. The town's mayor has invited a Chinese company to build a trade centre and 300 homes, but all does not go to plan. An amusing and deeply relevant film, which shows the fault lines that emerge when the tigers of the developing globe test to expand into Europe.
Description: The right to freedom of speech is an essential element to democracy. In our so-called democratic countries, is there zone for a concrete exercise of such inviolable right? Or is its guarantee a utopian Constitutional ideal? In 2002, pirate local TV stations started to spread throughout Italy, as an respond to the lack of public access tv and a statement vs the oligarchic control over the most influential medium. INTERFERENZE explores the intriguing storyline of what became known as the Telestreet network through the private experience of the members of Orfeo TV, the pirate station who initiated the movement. —Zoe D'Amaro
Description: The border between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland has meandered across rural Irish farmlands since its creation in 1922. Throughout this time movie teams and journalists have descended upon the border, attempting to understand its absurdities and contradictions – and the turmoil it can cause. At yet other crucial moment in its history, Border Country: When Ireland Was Divided brings almost 100 years of archival footage together with the stories of folks whose lives have been affected by the border.
Description: An avant-garde meditation on obsolete technology. The movie is of a 1930s Rheinmetall typewriter owned by the director. The movie itself is projected by a 1960s-era Victoria 8 projector. This exhibit was displayed at the Museum of Modern Art.
Description: The death of Michael Brown, shot by a Ferguson, Missouri police officer in 2014, was national news after protests erupted there. But the history of Ferguson, a formerly whites-only "sundown town,” and the neighboring black city of Kinloch, actually semi-abandoned, is not well known. Incorporating reflections of residents of Kinloch and Ferguson (including Gillooly, who grew up in Ferguson), this movie explores the relationship between these two towns. Beginning with a 1960s roadblock that divided then-white Ferguson from black Kinloch, the movie depicts a micro-history of race relations in America.
Description: Three billion miles away a grand-piano-sized spacecraft is speeding through the outer solar system at nearly 1,000 miles per minute. After nearly a decade in space, the Fresh Horizons zone probe will have just 86 seconds to finished its basic mission: Explore the planet Pluto. This time-sensitive unique will showcase the first quality pictures of Pluto that the probe will capture.
Description: Audience Emancipated: The Struggle for the Emek Film Theater chronicles one of the most prominent struggles that took zone in the heart of Istanbul between 2010-2013 and paved the method to the Gezi Resistance.
Movies Like Ed Sheeran Multiply Live In Dublin 2017
Movies Like ami. exe・2nd atom 2018
Movies Like Organisation super insolite, le film 2017
Movies Like Romantika (Galau Remaja di SMA) 1985
Movies Like Casa Orquídea 1980
Movies Like ROH Bound by Honor - West Palm Beach, FL 2018
Movies Like Spandau Ballet: Live from the N.E.C. 1986
Movies Like Shoe Shine Boy 1943
Movies Like Opus 2005
Movies Like A Dangerous Date 2018
Movies Like Pizzera & Jaus - unerhört solide 2018
Movies Like CTRL Z 2017
Movies Like North Pole, NY 2018
Movies Like Hors-Chant 2010
Chogyam Trungpa was a Tibetan 'tulku' who ventured to America and established a Tibetan Buddhist center in Boulder, CO in the 1970s. Coming at the twilight of the hippie period of the 1960s he found many followers who had experimented with psychedelics and were ready for further explorations into fresh worlds of consciousness. Some people, of course, are naturally attracted to ritualistic religion and Tibet had lots of rituals. And Buddhism has everytime had an aspect of psychotherapy, a promise of healing for minds in distress, especially for folks unable to afford expensive shrinks. Several Westerners had tasted for themselves the exotic and esoteric teachings of Tibet and the fact that Trungpa promised to launch these fresh and exciting spiritual realms for them, (and in a community which at the same time indulged in drunken revelry and gratis sex) was a compelling magnet to inquiring minds everywhere. Lots of well-known poets, writers and artists went to study at Trungpa's feet. That his behavior was eccentric and even scandalous was just an added attraction. Trungpa's addiction to alcohol was legendary and this movie doesn't test to cover it up. His students argue that the booze didn't impair his judgment but the facts speak otherwise. The video, of course, never mentions it, but in 1975 Trungpa staged a meditation retreat at Snowmass, CO which devolved into a wild naked party. Trungpa, drunk as a skunk, provoked a bloody war which landed few followers in the hospital. The Boulder Buddhist center had began to acquire the reputation as a cult and that was not helped by Trungpa's drunkenness and womanizing. He took full advantage of his position as guru to ravish his female students, though by all indications they went willingly to his bed. He was married and this caused his young wife a nice deal of heartache. His followers defended him. He was a genuine Tibetan and supposedly enlightened and conventional guidelines didn't apply to him. After all, this was "crazy wisdom." How should you argue with that? He died young of alcoholism, but for many that didn't diminish his message.One thing is certain, Trungpa's followers weren't the usual losers and zombies who receive caught in cults. Many of them were very clever and independent artists and writers. But there was a related cultish dynamic. Many of them had to be treated for alcoholism after Trungpa died and the Buddhist center in Boulder self-destructed. They drank because he was their role model and he drank. They refused to see any of the guru's behaviors in a negative light. The scandal that complete off the Boulder Tibetan Buddhist center is other bizarre storyline never mentioned in the movie. It is probably unrealistic for folks to expect their saints to be fully pure and without usual human failings. Folks wish to project their fantasies of purity and goodness on their leaders and gurus. No human can live up to those impossible expectations. At least Trungpa was out in the open, he was never hypocritical, what you saw was what you got. Many folks found him genuinely likable and for them he seemed to possess a nice deal of wisdom. The viewer gotta decide for himself. Was he full of "crazy wisdom" or just crazy? The movie is well-made, but glosses over the negative aspects of his operation and fails to discover the nature of the esoteric Tibetan traditions that were the main attraction at the Boulder center. However you can receive a cute nice feel for who Trungpa was and how he influenced so many folks by watching this documentary.
I'll see this one over and over. Nice job done by Johanna and her son (et. al.) As I recall, Johanna and her husband were students of Trungpa and so were show to shoot a lot of footage of Trungpa in different locations. Don't worry, this is NOT a spoiler: There is a stage where Trungpa and other boy finish a flower sculpture - I trust its named Ichibana. In the scene, when they have complete and are bowing, be sure to hold your eyes on the flowers until the end of the scene. This movie shows Trungpa's eccentricities as well as his deep understanding of the dharma. I am not sure why such a terrific movie is not yet in wide distribution. As well, PBS and HBO documentaries, ought to screen it. Don't miss it!!
Shown at the Trycicle on-line Buddhist movie festival, Crazy Wisdom charts the life and times of Chogyam Trungpa, the rebel Tibetan Buddhist Lama who died of alcohol poisoning and left a legacy that is surprisingly untarnished by his extreme exploits. This is perhaps due to the remarkable nature of this Buddhist maverick who really was the catalyst for Western Buddhism and a nice in the history of modern Buddhism. This documentary explores his escape from Tibet after the Chinese invasion and attempt at cultural genocide, his comeback in Scotland, his marriage and subsequent shift to the US. Above all though it explores the man's attempt to transmit something greater than an exotic religion to the hearts and minds of the folks he met. It's difficult to tell of how much interest this movie will be for non-Buddhists. Perhaps those curious about Tibet, Religion and spirituality in general would search some reward from exploring Trungpa's ecletic adventure from a medieval mountain top kingdom to the 'wild-west' of the 60s and 70s. For those interested in the human condition and original souls, this movie may have much to offer. It is well-made, beautifully and professionally shot with a massive dose of sympathy for the protagonist. I can't complain as I loved and still love Trungpa; his originality and deep dedication to the awakened state clearly visible throughout. From one believer to those who may or may not purchase into the myth, play a view of a nice boy his 'warts and all.'
New York, NY 10013
Similar Film Search Engine
+44 20 7336 8898
Mon - Sun 09:30 am - 05:30 pm