Spirituality and Activism in Filmmaking with Velcrow Ripper & Sister Jenna


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Velcrow Ripper is an award-winning filmmaker who creates powerful, cinematic feature documentaries that deal with the central issues of our times. His epic "Fierce Light Trilogy" began with Scared Sacred, winner of the 2005 Genie Award for best feature documentary, continued with 2008’s award-winning Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action, and concluded with Occupy Love in 2013. His first feature-length documentary, Bones of the Forest won nine awards, including Best of the Festival at Hot Docs and the 1996 Genie for best feature documentary. Velcrow is also well known for his award-winning sound design of such films as The Corporation and A Place Called Chiapas. Metamorphosis is his sixth feature film. Visit www.velcrowripper.com & www.OccupyLove.com. Get the new Your Inner World – Guided Meditations by Sister Jenna. Like America Meditating & on Twitter. Visit www.americameditating.org. Download our free Pause for Peace App for Apple or Android.

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