"They" have chosen to renegotiate the "system". Reduce the global society of men to their humble community. To reinvent the structure and bonds between them. Focus on quality over quantity, to feed on the fruit of their labor, to rebuild a society of proximity, which respects nature.
"They" are men and women who live in ecovillages. They invent their future, shape other ways of life, and it works.
Us, we are a man and a woman traveling on a tandem with their children. We want to learn how these ecovillages function, comprehend their technics, witness how they deal with daily life. How to stay independent but consistent. How to respect humans and the environment, for the benefit of our health and our environment.
From community to community, we sail through Spain and France for a local adventure. Looking for the ingredients of lifestyle that meets the challenges of our time with success. Our belief ? this is the beginning of a quiet revolution that will change society !
Bruce Lipton has written "The Biology of Beliefs" and "Spontaneous Evolution" and is a world authority on relationships between science and spirit.
Cellular Biology teacher at the Medical College of Wisconsin, he then devoted himself to groundbreaking research on stem cells and on the cell membrane.
His research, conducted at the Stanford University School of Medicine, have
played a pioneering role in the development of the field of epigenetics,
a science which explores the influence of the environment on DNA.
Brother Marie-Pierre (o.c.d.) teaches us step by step how to enter into the practice of Carmelite silent prayer.
Fifteenth episode « The Journey » is a 14½ hour documentary film by Peter Watkins, made between the years 1983 and 1985 on several continents, released on film in 1987 at the Toronto Film Festival. It is structured around the theme of nuclear weapons, military spending and poverty. Ordinary people are asked about their awareness of these issues.
Between the Caribbean sea and the Maya Mountains lies Toledo, known as
The Forgotten District of Belize, Central America. For the last 20 years, the Maya have been promoting their own ecotourism programme in order to protect their rainforest and traditions. Despite constant opposition from the government and the tourist industry, Margarita, Reyes, Chet and their friends remain strong and optimistic. This film is a tribute to their tireless efforts.
In the intimacy of the taxicab, New York’s immigrant taxi drivers tell their stories. While sketching the outlines of tomorrow’s America, their tales question what it means to try to become who you want to be: how do you choose your life instead of resigning to it?
This film is a journey through time with Professor James Blœdé, of the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Paris, to the heart of Paolo Uccello’s most cinematographic tryptic of the Italian Renaissance, a 15th Centuary masterpiece.
More than a lesson in art history, more than a lecture about an artist’s painted work, this documentary, a pictorial analysis, is an invitation to cultivate the eye.