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    This was my first film, a thirty-minute documentary based on footage I took in Cambodia between February and June, 2007. On my daily, late afternoon walks I would sometimes bring my video camera.…

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      Denise: Circle of Blessing is a 60 minute documentary about the last three months of Denise Thornton's life. At age 49, Denise was diagnosed with stage-four, metastasized cancer. During the remaining…

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      • Jakusho Kwong-roshi: On Meeting Chogyam Trungpa


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        Jakusho Kwong-roshi describes first meeting Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, including what it was like to encounter "his body" and how Chogyam Trungpa was a genuine crazy wisdom teacher.

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        • Street Musicians of Istanbul


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          An homage to various street musicians I came upon during countless walks along Istiklal Cadessi, the historic and perpetually popular grand boulevard of Beyoğlu district. This is also an homage to…

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          • The Hand of God: Tom Pathe on Self-Rolfing


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            I’ve titled the video The Hand of God to reinforce the journey of freedom that Tom has been on, that the Buddhist path is, and that the drala principle epitomizes. Tom is an early student of…

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            • Two Musicians and One Titanic Musician


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              In the spirit of bliss, I offer this six-minute video tribute to three artists, street musicians I encountered in Washington D.C. and New York City. The first two musicians are high-energy and magnetic…

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              • Jakusho Kwong-roshi: On Becoming a Teacher


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                Jakusho Kwong-roshi is the abbot of Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, a country zendo and retreat center in Northern California. Kwong-roshi is a dharma heir of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi and also had a close…

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                • WARRIOR WRITERS of Iraq Veterans Against the War


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                  Warrior Writers: Remaking Sense is an anthology of poems and prose from Iraq veterans (as well as the name of their website), some of whom I met in a writing workshop held during the IVAW 2010 conference…

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                  • Ward Reilly, Vietnam era veteran, supporter of IVAW


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                    Hear Vietnam era veteran Ward Reilly tell his version of the "handmade life" as he speaks in a Warrior Writers workshop, a group of Iraq Veterans Against the War writers and artists.

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                    • Jacob George & Spence Hindmarsh of A RIDE TILL THE END


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                      Then yes, you support war. You’re supporting two wars actually. We are here today, to ask every single one of you to STOP SUPPORTING WAR. But how, how do we stop supporting war? How do we stop…

                    • A Message to the People of Iraq


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                      I shot this footage on the last day of 2010 Iraq Veterans Against the War Convention in Austin, Texas. Here, filmmaker Catherine Montondo is shown also shooting footage, in the case for her documentary,…

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