October 26th 2009/ San Francisco, CA/ ATA Gallery
OCT 26 SAN FRANCISCO SCREENING
San Francisco, CA
37° 30' 16.578" N, 122° 28' 32.3292" W
A special screening of the award winning feature documentary
FIERCE LIGHT: When Spirit Meets Action
With director Velcrow Ripper in person!
And special guests featured in the film, including 'Spiritual Cowgirl' Sera Beak.
Fueled by the belief that "another world is possible," Fierce Light is a compelling, global journey into the world of spiritual activism, an exploration of what Martin Luther King called "Love in Action," and Gandhi called "Soul Force"; what Ripper is calling "Fierce Light."
Acclaimed filmmaker Velcrow Ripper takes an insightful look at change motivated by love, featuring interviews with spiritual activists Thich Nhat Hanh, Sister Chan Khong, Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu, famed tree sitter Julia Butterfly Hill, American Civil Rights legend, Congressman John Lewis, Alice Walker, bell hooks, Sera Beak, Joanna Macy, Van Jones, and more.
"COURAGEOUS, POTENT, AUTHENTIC!" ~ EnlightenNext Magazine
"A TOUCHING PORTRAIT OF THE POWER OF LOVE." ~ New Orleans Times-Picayune
"RESPLENDENT!" - The Holland Sentinel