Films & TV

Institutional Thinking – The Matrix, 1984 and the Allegory of the Cave

Institutional Thinking – The Matrix, 1984 and the Allegory of the Cave

Individuals can transmute from dull repetitive ‘thought’ into ascended golden thinking, but as our minds are freed, one at a time, we ultimately find that our broader society is embedded with a series of norms and structures – of Matrices and Caves – that perpetuate false imagery, preserving the status quo from the ‘threat’ of individual thinking.

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Illuminate Film Festival Shines a Light on Plant-Based Healing

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Illuminate Film Festival Shines a Light on Plant-Based Healing

PlantPure Nation exposes powerful forces opposed to the plant-based diet. It tackles the issues of the declining family farm and emerging food deserts, monopolies on modern medicine, and the challenges of getting plant-based nutrition included in the political process. It was filmed across the US and includes world-renowned experts, doctors and authors.

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ILLUMINATE Film Festival Brings Conscious Cinema to Sedona May 27-31

Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
ILLUMINATE Film Festival Brings Conscious Cinema to Sedona May 27-31

Film has the power to transform lives. Where better to midwife the rising trend in conscious cinema than Sedona, Arizona, home to mind-body-spirit revolutionaries among the red rocks. The second annual ILLUMINATE Film Festival expects to draw an attendance of 3,500 May 27-31. Three state-of-the-art Sedona venues will premier 22 world-class films and offer additional activities.

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The OTHER Side of The Baltimore Riots & What To Believe (MUST SEE VIDEO!!)

Posted by on April 29, 2015 in Corporate Controlled Media, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 9 Comments
The OTHER Side of The Baltimore Riots & What To Believe (MUST SEE VIDEO!!)

According to Ralph, the media is playing us by framing a drama that emphasizes fear and conflict. But there are other stories behind the scenes. Four touching ones that he shares are: 1) An African-American man stands in front of a police line in a protective stance, pushing rioters back and repeatedly saying, “Don’t give them a reason.”

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We Are One: Inspiring Film ‘Planetary’ Offers Fresh Perspective on Our Relationship With Earth

Posted by on April 21, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
We Are One: Inspiring Film ‘Planetary’ Offers Fresh Perspective on Our Relationship With Earth

In Planetary, a new thought-provoking documentary, director Guy Reid seeks to inspire a shift in how we view our connection to nature. Watch the trailer…

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FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans in New “(T)ERROR” Documentary

Posted by on April 20, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans in New “(T)ERROR” Documentary

“(T)EFFOR” is an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counterterrorism sting operations. These undercover operatives are meant to root out would-be terrorists before they attack. Since 9/11, they have been used to prosecute at least 158 people. But critics argue they often target the wrong people, “including those with intellectual and mental disabilities, and the indigent.”

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NYC TV Reporting Grossly Distorts Black Citizen Role in Crime

NYC TV Reporting Grossly Distorts Black Citizen Role in Crime

If news stations are unfairly and inaccurately priming viewers not to expect stories about white crime, it only serves to harden the inaccurate thesis that viewers carry with them in their hearts and minds, in the form of their implicit bias—that Black people are overly responsible for crime and should be treated with special suspicion…When media-makers get the proportions so egregiously wrong, it reinforces a culture in which the benefit of the doubt is not distributed evenly, which creates a hostile society for some and a privileged society for others. Both are harmful for all of us.

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“Mr. President” – Powerful Transformational Message (6-Min. Film Won 3 Awards at the Elevate Film Festival)

Posted by on April 1, 2015 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
“Mr. President” – Powerful Transformational Message (6-Min. Film Won 3 Awards at the Elevate Film Festival)

“Mr.President” is a powerful transformational short film based on Neil Donald Walsh’s book “One Little Soul.” It’s about forgiveness and acknowledgment of how each of us contribute in different ways to the collective experience.

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Mr. Spock, Star Trek & Their Lessons for This “Toddler” of the ’60’s

Mr. Spock, Star Trek & Their Lessons for This “Toddler” of the ’60’s

Mr. Spock showed that you could be intellectually precise, creative and a valuable part of a team yet still have meaningful relationships with others. While Mr. Spock’s manifestations of friendship toward the crew were subtle, Leonard Nimoy’s characterization of those moments were so deeply felt that it would change your life. It changed mine and that of my family.

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Can a Good Meal Lead To Peace? New Travel Show Cooks Up Meals In Conflict Zones

Posted by on March 22, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Can a Good Meal Lead To Peace? New Travel Show Cooks Up Meals In Conflict Zones

Can candid conversation over a good meal mend deep-seated feuds? Maybe not, but it’s a start, and it’s the premise of the new Travel Channel series “Breaking Borders,” which brings dinner table diplomacy to 13 political hot spots around the globe. Journalist Mariana Van Zeller and chef Michael Voltaggio journey to locations notorious for civil war, territorial disputes and ethnic conflicts including Belfast, Beirut, Sarajevo, Kashmir, Rwanda, Sri Lanka and in the March 15 premiere, Israel’s West Bank, where they bring together Israelis and Palestinians.

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Why Interstellar Was Such A Powerful Movie

Posted by on March 1, 2015 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
Why Interstellar Was Such A Powerful Movie

If you watch the movie from the perspective of all of the characters, as if you are One with each of them… you really get a sense of expansion.. Like all of this constriction of time was a way to demonstrate the physical 3D world and the realms that lie beyond it.

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Russell Brand on “50 Shades”: Is Porn Ruining Our Ability to Have Healthy Sexuality?

Posted by on February 20, 2015 in Films & TV, Internet, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
Russell Brand on “50 Shades”: Is Porn Ruining Our Ability to Have Healthy Sexuality?

Don’t let Russell Brands “casual” attire stop you from taking this video seriously. He makes some great points — like how our society is so obsessed with sexually-related media that even a conservative news source like Fox stopped their “war mongering” long enough to dive into a “50 Shades of Grey”-Inspired poll of people’s willingness to engage in S&M.

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Jupiter Ascending – a Spiritual Metaphor

Posted by on February 17, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Jupiter Ascending – a Spiritual Metaphor

These spiritual films keep coming thick and fast. No wonder, we’re sailing through extraordinary times; humanity has an extraordinary tale to reveal. No matter that the mainstream keeps selling the lie, the truth is bubbling up in our consciousness and won’t be deterred. Movies and media have evolved the age-old art of storytelling, where parable and metaphor convey truth so exquisitely for those tuned into their feelings. Yes it’s dramatic and fantastical, but so is the human story. “Jupiter Ascending” is another in a long line where you can glean some missing pieces of the jigsaw…

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5 Food Documentaries That Will Make You Think

Posted by on February 16, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
5 Food Documentaries That Will Make You Think

These five movies will change the way you eat and live, and completely open your eyes to the state of food in the US.

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CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE! – The Metaphysics of Conspiracy and World Events

CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE! – The Metaphysics of Conspiracy and World Events

Alexis sits down with filmmaker and conspiracy researcher Sean Stone along with 21st Century Wire’s Patrick Henningsen and Dean Ryan to discuss the esoteric underpinnings of world events. Who says discussion about world events, history, and yes even conspiracy can’t be fun. After sitting down with film director, producer and alternative historian Sean Stone along […]

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