Transformational Videos – Links

Foli – there is no movement without rhythm
April 5, 2016 11:56 pm

“Life has a rhythm, it’s constantly moving. The word for rhythm (used by the Malinke tribes) is FOLI. It is a word that encompasses so much more than drumming, dancing or sound. It’s found in every part of daily life.”

Que Estranha Forma de Vida / What a Strange Way of Life
February 10, 2016 11:04 pm

“In this Documentary, will be addressed ways of life that are parallel to society as we know it. We will closely follow the eco-village Cabrum, a recent community in northern Portugal; Cooperativa Integral Catalana, in Barcelona, which practices self-management with its own coin – the Eco; and finally, the self-sustaining community – Tamera – also located in Portugal.”

10 Mysterious Extinct Human Species
January 6, 2016 5:31 pm

We have not always been the only human species around…

Kumano
December 26, 2015 11:09 pm

Kumano is a region in Japan where Shugendo, the Way of ascetic training and testing in holy mountains, has been practised for over a thousand years. This entire short film was shot there. It shows Yamabushi monk Kosho Tateishi, a Master and Teacher of Shugendo, during prayer rituals performed in the wild and at his temple.

Altered States
December 26, 2015 10:43 pm

Altered States is a 1980 American science fiction film. A Harvard scientist believes other states of consciousness are as real as everyday reality. Using sensory deprivation and hallucinogenic drugs, he explores these altered states and endures experiences that make madness […]

Sufi Dance. Music by Bahramji
December 26, 2015 10:18 pm

In truth everything and everyone Is a shadow of the Beloved, And our seeking is His seeking And our words are His words… We search for Him here and there, …while looking right at Him. Sitting by His side, we […]

Baraka
December 26, 2015 10:06 pm

“The goal of the film,” says producer Mark Magidson, “was to reach past language. nationality, religion and politics and speak to the inner viewer.”

Unravel (a minimalism manifesto)
December 26, 2015 8:09 pm

“Maybe the water is too expensive to wash them”. Unravel (2012) follows the Western worlds least wanted clothes, on a journey across Northern India, from sea to industrial interior. They get sent to Panipat, a sleepy town and the only […]

Quest for Fire
December 26, 2015 8:53 am

Quest for Fire (French: La Guerre du feu) is a 1981 film adaptation of the Belgian novel by J.-H. Rosny. Directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud and adapted by Gérard Brach. It is set in Paleolithic Europe, 80,000 years ago, its plot […]

Contact Improvisation: An Intuitive, Non-Verbal and Intimate Dialogue
December 26, 2015 12:50 am

Artistic director of the Hakvutza Dance School in Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Itay Yatuv has been practicing and internationally teaching Contact Improvisation for over 10 years to professional and amateur dancers. He trained as a contemporary dancer in New York, Italy […]

Yogis Of Tibet
December 26, 2015 12:17 am

For the first time, the reclusive and secretive Tibetan monks agree to discuss aspects of their philosophy and allow themselves to be filmed while performing their ancient practices.

Tim Minchin: Storm – The Animated Movie
December 26, 2015 12:11 am

In the confines of a London dinner party, comedian Tim Minchin argues with a hippy named Storm. While Storm herself may not be converted, audiences from London to LA have been won over by Tim’s wordplay and the timely message […]

The Transcendental Object At The End Of Time – Terence McKenna Movie
December 25, 2015 11:44 pm

“Terence Kemp McKenna was an author, lecturer, philosopher and shamanic explorer of the realm of psychedelic states. He spoke and wrote about a variety of subjects, including metaphysics, alchemy, language, culture, technology, and the theoretical origins of human consciousness. He […]

The Secret Life of Chaos
December 25, 2015 7:44 pm

“Chaos theory has a bad name, conjuring up images of unpredictable weather, economic crashes and science gone wrong. But there is a fascinating and hidden side to Chaos, one that scientists are only now beginning to understand. It turns out […]

Jason Silva – Entering Godmode
December 25, 2015 7:35 pm

Shots of Awe: about entheogenic revolution with Jason Silva.

Leonard Jacobson – Buddha at the Gas Pump Interview
December 25, 2015 7:18 pm

Interviews with Ordinary Spiritually Awakening People. https://www.youtube.com/user/BuddhaAtTheGasPump

Conscious TV – Faisal Muqaddam ‘Enlightenment Happens In The Heart’
December 25, 2015 7:11 pm

Faisal Muqaddam ‘Enlightenment Happens In The Heart’ Interview by Iain McNay. Faisal talks about his life; his enlightenment, and how awakening happens in the mind, and enlightenment happens in the heart. He also talks about how he formed the Ridhwan […]

Sperry Andrews – Being Conscious Together
December 25, 2015 7:03 pm

“This practice is about the quality of your awakeness inducing unity consciousness, by simply listening to yourself speak. It is not about the content of your mind, it is about us experiencing “who”s looking”. As “this” is rarely – if […]

Sean Blackwell – Bipolar Disorder & Consciousness Part 1: Introduction
December 25, 2015 6:59 pm

Understanding consciousness can help us a lot in learning to heal bipolar disorder… You Tube Channel http://www.bipolarORwakingUP.com.

A Conversation with Susanne Cook-Greuter and Terri O’Fallon
December 25, 2015 6:52 pm

Growing Up to Wake Up: Reconsidering the Later Stages of Adult Development. Meridian University’s Integral Voices conversation series! Streamed live on Jan 29, 2015.  

The School of Life – Epicurus & Happiness
December 25, 2015 6:30 pm

This Greek philosopher, one of our favourites, spent his life arriving at fascinating answers to the largest puzzle there is: What makes people happy? If you like our films take a look at our shop: http://www.theschooloflife.com/shop/all/ Produced in collaboration with Mad […]

The Power of Outrospection
December 25, 2015 6:22 pm

Introspection is out, and outrospection is in. Philosopher and author Roman Krznaric explains how we can help drive social change by stepping outside ourselves. Roman Krznaric is an internationally renowned expert on empathy and author of ‘Empathy: A Handbook for […]

RSA Shorts – Brené Brown on Empathy
December 25, 2015 6:17 pm

What is the best way to ease someone’s pain and suffering? In this beautifully animated RSA Short, Dr Brené Brown reminds us that we can only create a genuine empathic connection if we are brave enough to really get in […]

Beyond Thought (Awareness Itself)
December 25, 2015 6:12 pm

In a world full of constant change, we are always aware of what’s going on and what we think about it. These thoughts give us a sense of who we are related to what we are aware of. This documentary […]

Validation
December 25, 2015 5:11 pm

“Validation” is a fable about the magic of free parking & emotional intelligence. Starring TJ Thyne & Vicki Davis Writer/Director/Composer – Kurt Kuenne

This Is Water – David Foster Wallace
December 25, 2015 5:02 pm

Based on the speech given by David Foster Wallace to Kenyon College’s 2005 graduating class. This amazing video was created by http://TheGlossary.com

The Story of Transpersonal Psychology – Science of the Soul
December 25, 2015 4:56 pm

The documentary history of the Transpersonal Psychology movement. Includes interviews with many of the field’s luminaries such as co-founder of the field, Stanislav Grof, as well as Charles T. Tart, Frances Vaughan, James Fadiman, Miles Vich and many others.

Istvan Sky – The Man Who Heals With Music
December 25, 2015 4:03 pm

“We are sitting in the garden of Istvan’s Surya Sangita Ashram, in the shade of an old walnut tree. All around us are peace and quiet. Then he takes his guitar and breaks the silence with song. “Everything is singing. […]

Enra – “Pleiades”
December 25, 2015 3:05 pm

enra – motion graphics performing arts -. Performance & Choreography: Saya Watatani , Maki Yokoyama Director: Nobuyuki Hanabusa Animator: Seiya Ishii , Nobuyuki Hanabusa Music: Nobuyuki Hanabusa

Kriya Mudra Yoga (energy flow) – Gabriela Broničová
December 25, 2015 2:55 pm

“Kriya (in Sanskrit “action, deed, effort”) – most commonly refers to a “completed action”, within a yoga (unity with Oneness). Kriyas are simply part of an amazing and mysterious transformation of consciousness. Kriya is the outward physical manifestations of awakened […]

Ceramics masters, South Korea
December 25, 2015 2:38 pm

Five ceramic masters from Icheon — a Ceramics Village in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.

Visionary Filmmaking  – The Moment of Beauty
December 25, 2015 2:20 pm

Direction, Concept, Design & Animation by Takayuki Sato. Music Composed by Yukiko Tanaka. The Moment of Beauty from Takayuki Sato on Vimeo.

How Art Made The World 2 – The Day Pictures Were Born
December 25, 2015 2:16 pm

How Art Made The World is a 2005 five-part BBC One documentary series, with each episode looking at the influence of art on the current day situation of our society.

How To Open Your 7 Chakras – As Explained In a Children’s Show
December 25, 2015 1:54 pm

How To Open Your 7 Chakras – As Explained in The Last Airbender.

Living in the Moment? David Mitchell’s Soapbox
December 25, 2015 1:46 pm

You only live once! David Mitchell wonders if living in the moment is really the answer?

The Village: Life in South Sudan
December 25, 2015 1:41 pm

Get a look at life in the newly independent country of South Sudan, courtesy Todd Hardesty of the Alaska Sudan Medical Project.

Hacer el Amor con la Vida – Manifiesto del placer
December 25, 2015 1:28 pm

www.hacerelamor.org “El placer es sentir, sentir profundamente, sin necesidad de agarrar nada. Es la motivación, lo que mueve la vida de cada ser y de cada cosa. Es un derecho inalienable, nos lo podemos permitir, nos podemos abandonar a el. […]

All about nothing
December 25, 2015 1:09 pm

All about nothing is a Dutch movie which invites you to transcend the daily rat race by taking a radically different view on life. This ancient Indian philosophy is called non-duality and has been embraced by the likes of Albert […]

Andrea Olsen – Seven movement explorations
December 25, 2015 11:56 am

http://www.body-earth.org/work/ “Greetings, I’m Andrea Olsen, and I am delighted to share these seven movement explorations with you, developed with my colleague Caryn McHose. Relationship is a theme of our time: relationship to body, to place, and to global community. This […]

Kings with Straw Mats – Yogis and Sadhus of the Kumbh Mela Festival
December 25, 2015 11:32 am

“In Kings With Straw Mats, Ira Cohen is both participant and observer to an extraordinary parade of people on pilgrimage into the heart of one of India’s greatest sacred celebrations, the Kumbh Mela. With the eye of a filmmaker and […]

Eye Contact Experiment  – Bucharest
December 25, 2015 11:23 am

http://www.eyecontactexperiment.com/ Eye Contact Experiment, Bucharest, 2015 “The Liberators International are the global organisers of this event. They are a peaceful international social movement founded in Perth, Australia and are passionate about creating participatory public demonstrations for peace and videos that […]

Internal Flight – Estas Tonne. Cosmic Angel Short Film Award 2015
December 25, 2015 11:10 am

http://www.emahomagazine.com/2012/03/music-in-the-words-of-estas-tonne/ “Estas Tonne is an enigmatic musician known for his exceptional guitar style. He aims to spread the message of the new consciousness and paradigm through his music”

Sam Maher – New York Handpan 01
December 25, 2015 11:00 am

“Recorded at the 7th Ave. G/F station in Brooklyn, NY on December 10, 2014. I met Sam on my way home from work transferring between the R and the L. As I was walking down the stairs I thought I […]

I Am … The Great Mystery – ShantiMayi
December 25, 2015 10:45 am

http://www.scienceandnonduality.com/ This talk was recorded at SAND 13, Doorn, The Netherlands. For the past three decades, ShantiMayi has cast seeds of actualization 
into thousands of receptive, hearts and minds throughout the world. 
 Her spirituality ripened in the light of […]

Natasha Nikeprelevic – Overtone aria
December 25, 2015 10:31 am

“Overtone Aria” is an excerpt of a full lenght evening performance concert. Natascha performs with voice a cappella. Natascha Nikeprelevic | youtube-channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/mrUruguru Artist-website: http://www.natascha-nikeprelevic.de/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Natascha.Nike… Download music: http://nataschanike.bandcamp.com/

Transformational festivals: Jeet Kei Leung at TEDxVancouver
December 25, 2015 10:26 am

At TEDxVancouver 2010 Jeet Kei Leung takes the crowd on a journey through the world and experiences of transformational festivals! Some key words: … music, art, workshops, food, fashion, art everywhere, installations, performances, visionary art health, harmony, direct experience content […]

Soare in inima
December 25, 2015 10:16 am

« Did you enjoy Life today ? Your Life ? And the Sun, its rays, the sunset? Did you look at the Sky today ? The infinite Sky ? » “Joyful and beaming, Larisa Oltean overflows with deep and true Love for […]

Keep Exploring – Brice Portolano
December 25, 2015 10:06 am

A 3 weeks adventure with the French photographer Brice Portolano backpacking in the wilderness of British Columbia. After a week on Vancouver Island, Brice hiked in the South Chilcotin mountains with the aim of reaching the highest summits. Directed, filmed […]

PANArt Hang documentary
December 25, 2015 12:25 am

HANG – a discreet revolution. A Documentary by Thibaut Castan and Véronice Pagnon. The Documentary was completed in 2006 and describes the early years of the Hang. Starting in one of the rare music shops the Hang was sold at […]

Open dialogue: an alternative Finnish approach to healing psychosis
December 24, 2015 9:59 pm

A 74-minute documentary film on the Western Lapland Open Dialogue Project, the program presently getting the best results in the developed world for first-break psychosis — approximately 85% full recovery, a far majority off antipsychotic medication.

Hardwiring happiness: Dr. Rick Hanson at TEDxMarin 2013
December 24, 2015 9:54 pm

Rick Hanson is a neuropsychologist and the author of Hardwiring Happiness: The New Brain Science of Contentment, Calm, and Confidence, best selling author of Buddha’s Brain, founder of the Wellspring Institute for Neuroscience and Contemplative Wisdom and an Affiliate of […]

How to be Ultra Spiritual (funny) – with JP Sears
December 24, 2015 9:51 pm

How to be Ultra Spiritual (funny) – with JP Sears http://www.FaceBook.com/AwakenWithJP http://www.Instagram.com/AwakenWithJP

Todd Murphy – Enlightenment, Self, and the Brain.
December 24, 2015 9:45 pm

This lecture, by neuroscientist and author Todd Murphy, explores an hypothesis about what happens in the brain when a person attains enlightenment. Using concepts in neurotheology developed by Michael A. Persinger (inventor of the God Helmet), Murphy (inventor of the […]

Man from Earth
December 24, 2015 9:40 pm

The movie begins with Professor John Oldman packing his belongings onto his truck, preparing to move to a new home.

Overview Effect
December 24, 2015 9:33 pm

The Overview Effect, first described by author Frank White in 1987, is an experience that transforms astronauts’ perspective of the planet and mankind’s place upon it. Common features of the experience are a feeling of awe for the planet, a […]

Susanne Cook-Greuter – Introduction to Ego Development
December 24, 2015 9:28 pm

“What makes Ego Development Theory (EDT) unique and different from other theories in the field of constructivist developmental approaches is its focus on meaning making. EDT addresses the whole person. It is best understood as a framework that portrays the […]

Neil Theise – Complexity Theory & Panpsychism
December 24, 2015 9:22 pm

Dr. Neil Theise, Liver Pathologist and Stem Cell specialist, explains complexity theory, and how sentience could be a function not only of human brains, but of all life, and indeed, of all existence. Sentience, according to his view, is the […]

Anirban Bandyopadhyay- Where does music exist?
December 24, 2015 9:19 pm

Anirban Bandyopadhyay has developed a resonance chain based complete human brain model that is fundamentally different than Turing tape, thus creating an alternate human brain map where filling gaps in the resonance chain is key. One of his greatest accomplishments been […]

Jan Kounen: Other Worlds – Ayahuasca Documentary
December 24, 2015 8:49 pm

“Ayahuasca, the holy sacrament which the indigenous people and Shamans of the Amazon have known as a powerful holistic purgative medicine capable of great healing and transformation for thousands of years. The film ‘Other Worlds : A Journey Into The […]

Yann Arthus-Bertrand – Human
December 24, 2015 7:53 pm

“What is it that makes us human? Is it that we love, that we fight? That we laugh? Cry? Our curiosity? The quest for discovery? Driven by these questions, filmmaker and artist Yann Arthus-Bertrand spent three years collecting real-life stories […]

The Open Focus theory (four attention styles)
December 23, 2015 9:51 pm

Practicing flexible attention empowers you to develop skills like controlling physical pain, stopping panic attacks, reducing anxiety and enhancing a performance. You can have a good, long sleep every night, instant sense of calm whenever you want, and become a […]

Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds – Part 1 – Akasha
December 23, 2015 8:59 pm

Part one of the film Inner Worlds, Outer Worlds. Akasha is the unmanifested, the “nothing” or emptiness which fills the vacuum of space. As Einstein realized, empty space is not really empty. Saints, sages and yogis who have looked within […]

Penrose-Hameroff Orch OR Model of Consciousness
December 23, 2015 7:57 pm

Orchestrated objective reduction (Orch-OR) is a hypothesis that consciousness in the brain originates from processes inside neurons, rather than from connections between neurons as in the conventional view. The mechanism is held to be a quantum physics process called objective […]

Witches, Psychiatrists and Evangelicals with Tanya Luhrmann
October 19, 2015 6:52 pm

Professor Luhrmann looks back at her formative experiences and reviews her insights on how different communities—witches, psychiatrists, and evangelicals—learn to experience their world through practice and adjustment to the ambiguities of the modern world.

The Primer Fields Theory
August 10, 2015 11:18 pm

“In this video series the currently accepted theories of physics and astrophysics are shaken to the core by a radical new theory of the fundamental forces in all matter.

You will be amazed as a magnetic model of the dome at CERN is used to create a 100 mm diameter plasma Sun with a 300 mm diameter equatorial disc of plasma around it!”

Dead Poets Society
June 23, 2015 10:53 pm

Dead Poets Society is a 1989 American drama film written by Tom Schulman, directed by Peter Weir and starring Robin Williams. Set at the conservative and aristocratic Welton Academy in the Northeastern United States in 1959, it tells the story of an English teacher who inspires his students through his teaching of poetry.