A coming of age cinepoem finding relief from sorrow & mourning inside an interfaith chapel, outside surrounded by serene nature, and within the deep meditative wisdom of Thich Nhat Hanh's book, "No Death, No Fear: Comforting Wisdom for Life."

Filmed on my birthday in 2005, completed editorial on my grandmother, Anne's, birthday, then premiered that evening at the Honey & Buddy Cinematography Film Festival at Ithaca College.

Cinematography, edit & concluding poem - Jeffrey Hellman
Assistant Cinematography - Sasha Stefanova
Assistant Director - Peter Terlaak Poot

Music
Tracy Chapman
I'm Ready
New Beginning

Second Crew
Jeff Bollen - Assistant Camera
Kevin Kirner - Assistant Director
Greg Dov Rothman - Sound

Special Thanks
Chang
Yehudah Bernath
Julie Berger
My Family
&
G-d

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