The Tree

2012-06-29 12:37:38

By Julie Bertuccelli

The Tree by Julie BertuccelliThe O'Neills lived happily in their house in the Australian countryside. That was until one day fate struck blindly, taking the life of Peter, the father, leaving his grief-stricken wife Dawn alone with their four children. Among them, eight-year-old Simone denies this reality. She is persuaded that her father still lives in the giant fig tree growing near their house and speaks to her through its leaves. But the tree becomes more and more invasive and threatens the house. It must be felled. Of course, Simone won't allow


Renegade

2012-05-25 14:54:35

By Jan Kounen

Renegade by Jan KounenTo truly become a man one must conquer his fear of 'Two Worlds,' the temporal, mundane world in which we live and the intangible, eternal spirit world within. Mike Blueberry (Vincent Cassel) or "Broken Nose" (his Indian name) has come to his defining moment in life. An old enemy has returned to town, the man responsible for the death of his first love. Will Mike be able to conquer the enemy from his past as well as his inner demons that have tormented him since that tragic event? Or will he succumb to his fears and remain forever nothing more than a man and a monster?


The SPIRIT MOLECULE

2012-05-01 08:45:45

By Mitch Schultz

The SPIRIT MOLECULE by Mitch SchultzTHE SPIRIT MOLECULE weaves an account of Dr. Rick Strassman's groundbreaking DMT research through a multifaceted approach to this intriguing hallucinogen found in the human brain and hundreds of plants, including the sacred Amazonian brew, ayahuasca. Utilizing interviews with a variety of experts to explain their thoughts and experiences with DMT, and ayahuasca, within their respective fields, and discussions with Strassmanís research volunteers, brings to life the awesome effects of this compound, and introduces us to far-reaching theories regarding its role in human consciousness.


The Sacred Science

2012-03-01 10:09:53

By Nicholas J. Polizzi

The Sacred Science by Nicholas J. PolizziEight people. Eight illnesses. One journey into the heart of the Amazon jungle. They went looking for alternatives to the modern medicines that failed them. What they found would change their lives forever.


The Fast Runner (Atanarjuat)

2012-01-31 13:15:52

By Zacharias Kunuk

The Fast Runner (Atanarjuat) by Zacharias KunukFilmed in Northern Canada in the Inuit language, this film is based on a myth that has been passed down through the generations. This an epic story, and all of the actors are Inuit. The cinematography is magnificent, and brings the frozen North to life as never before seen on the screen. It won the Camera d-Or for best feature at Cannes International film Festival. It's a cinematographic work of art and an impressive film.