Directed by Alan Swyer
SPIRITUAL REVOLUTION captures the spiritual revival that is exploding across the United States today. Rooted in eastern traditions, specifically the practice of meditation, the new spirituality is transforming traditional western faith practices. Eminent spiritual leaders, Zen masters, yogis, scholars and scientists explore the new role of meditation in traditional faith practices; the power of meditation to affect the brain on the molecular level; and its potential as a remedy for those with ADD. Emerging new gender paradigms based on equality are also presented.
This documentary chronicles the American discovery of eastern traditions in the 60s and how today's younger generation is embracing the concept of 'mindfulness' SPIRITUAL REVOLUTION is an eye-opening film that will have you looking at spirituality, and the world, from an entirely new perspective.
Includes interviews with: Ronald Alexander Ph.D., Amma, Brother Atmananda, Dr. Mani Bhaumik, Pamela Bothwell ,Daniel Brown, Ph.D., Edward Espe Brown, Master Charles Cannon, Orlando Cepeda, Swami Chetanananda, Firenze Crawford, Bhagavan Das, Nirantara Dasa, Professor Diana L. Eck, Mark Epstein, M.D., Debbie Ford, Paul Fulton, Ed.D., Trudy Goodman, Ed.M., LMFT, Susan Kaiser Greenland, Professor Thomas Groome, Steven Halpern, Venerable Miao Hsi, Venerable Bhikshuni Tenzin Kacho, Sat Bir Singh Khalsa, Ph.D., Jack Kornfield, Sara Lazar, Ph.D., Professor John Makransky, Ivette Malendez, M.S.W., Sakyong, Jamgon Mipham Rinpoche, Roshi Wendy Egyoku Nakao, Bhante Walpola Piyananda, Steve Ross, Steven S. Sadleir, Daniel J. Siegel, M.D., Ronald Siegel, Psy.D., Ibian Soto, Jeffrey Thompson, D.C., Anam Thubten Rinpoche, Professor Robert A.F. Thurman, Venerable Bardor Tulku Rinpoche, Chakrapani Ullal, Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, Shinzen Young, Kathryn Harrold, Alan Swyer, Daniel David, Gene Lushtak and Peri Doslu