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My soul thirsts for you

My soul thirsts for you

This documentary (drama) allows us to discover silent prayer as it is practiced throughout the world by Carmelite friars and nuns, but also by lay people. A legitimate spiritual path, silent or interior prayer was first initiated by St. Teresa of Avila.

A Grin Without a Cat - 2

A Grin Without a Cat - 2

It focuses on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in Latin America. Using the image of Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat, the film's title evokes a dissonance between the promise of a global socialist revolution (the grin) with its actual nonexistence.

A Grin Without a Cat - 1

A Grin Without a Cat - 1

It focuses on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in Latin America. Using the image of Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat, the film's title evokes a dissonance between the promise of a global socialist revolution (the grin) with its actual nonexistence.

Class of struggle

Class of struggle

The birth of a union branch in a watch-making factory in 1968. This is the first made by the workers of the Medvedkine group and it shows how Suzanne manages to convince the other women working in that factory to regroup, despite the uncooperative union leaders and the management intimidations.

If I had four camels

If I had four camels

Composed entirely of still photographs shot by Marker himself over the course of his restless travel through twenty-six countries, If I had four camels stages a probing, at times agitated, search for the meanings of the photographic image.

Sadhana

Sadhana

Sadhana recounts the Odyssey of a young Westerner who follows the call of his soul to India—the land of ancient and spiritual Wisdom of the East. One man’s journey to India, along the mystical Ganges to the majestic Himalaya.

Guyanese Sketches

Guyanese Sketches

The Guyanese natural environment is a refuge of life and a peace sanctuary for a fauna and a flora of an exceptional diversity.
Sketches.

Taxiway

Taxiway

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?

French market by David Garrison

French market by David Garrison

Pastel painting in a french village near Paris, by David Garrison, pastellist painter.

Painting a nude by David Garrison

Painting a nude by David Garrison

Oil painting with a nude female model in Paris. By David Garrison, painter pastellist.
In Paris, the american painter makes an acrylic painting of a nude with a live model.

71° loneliness North

71° loneliness North

My name is Nathalie. I get on my skis in Ivalo, Finland. I load up my sled and I welcome, with a grimacing pleasure, on my shoulders and the small of my back, its 71 kilos of gear. All my life fits in there, and will, for the two and half months to come. I put in that too, I know, my doubts and hopes.

Tattoos !

Tattoos !

In less than 30 years tattooing had moved from the fringe into the limelight to become mainstream. Plunging head-on into this fast-changing artistic world, Tattoos will introduce us to founding fathers of modern tattooing who helped fuel and propagate the explosion of inked body art.

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