Fan Comment "The grandfather really makes me think of Mr Miyagi. It kind of reminds of the Karate Kid, without the Karate"
Jasper´s Mindful Journey is based on the bestselling book Planting Seeds of Mindfulness for Children by world renowned Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.
This animated movie and the feature length documentary features TV Star Orlando Jones as the voice of Will the father and Jasper, A Vietnamese / African American Teenager whose family just moved to a new neighbourhood and a new school to be closer to Jasper´s aging, charming and wise Zen master like Grandfather.
At his new school, Jasper is confronted with bullying, anger and stress. Jasper uses the Pebble Meditation practice that his grandfather taught him to transform relationships at school and at home.
The award winning official soundtrack for the Planting Seeds movie features music legend Tina Turner and 30 children from various cultures and religions and will be re-released to coincide with the release of the Planting Seeds movie. beyond-foundation.org/children.php
The mixed media feature length documentary features interviews and insights from the real Thich Nhat Hanh, plus teenagers, parents and educators sharing their joy and challenges at home, at school and in broader society.
The Planting Seeds AR (Augmented Reality) activity guide will offer meaningful, fun and engaging activities that children, families and educators can do at home, in school settings, or in their local communities.
Executive Producer, TV Star and voice of Will the father, Orlando Jones.
Exec Producer - Emmy Award Winner (Sept 2015) Noam Dromi. He co-wrote the Warner Bros/Alcon Entertainment financed film Dolphin Tale starring Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr & Ashley Judd.