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Watch 11 documentaries on public TV for AAPI Heritage Month. Presented by CAAM.

Watch 11 documentaries on public TV for AAPI Heritage Month

Check your local PBS and public TV stations for schedules. Throughout the month of May, in celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, CAAM is presenting an exciting documentary slate of broadcasting eleven films on national public television. The schedule includes Wayne Wang's latest film Soul of a Banquet, Ursula Liang's sports doc 9-Man, and the PBS broadcast of Filipino American Lives, a three-part series hosted by Tony-winning actress and singer Lea Salonga. All you have to do is turn on the tube to enjoy these awesome programs that highlight the fascinating, diverse, untold stories from the broad spectrum of the Asian Pacific American community.

Nighty Night (TV Series 2004–2005) The SyFy Channel Is Bringing 4 Awesome Sci-Fi Books to TV Soon. The Syfy Channel has unveiled the launch dates for TV adaptations of two epic science fiction books and greenlit the development of two other new TV series based on classic sci-fi novels.

The SyFy Channel Is Bringing 4 Awesome Sci-Fi Books to TV Soon

Two of the shows, "Childhood's End" (based on the acclaimed Arthur C. Clarke novel) and "The Expanse" (based on a book series by Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck, under the pen name James S. A. Corey), will debut in December. Meanwhile, Syfy is developing two new series based on "Gateway" (an award-winning novel from Frederik Pohl) and "Hyperion" by Dan Simmons. "Childhood's End" will air Dec. 14, 15 and 16 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. "Childhood's End" is a six-hour miniseries that follows the peaceful invasion of Earth by the alien Overlords, who promise to eliminate poverty, war and sickness – ushering in a golden age of peace, health and security for all of humankind," Syfy wrote in an announcement Wednesday (Aug. 12). "The Expanse," will launch at the same time and have 10 episodes in its first season. The Top 100 Documentaries We Can Use To Change The World.

By Films For Action / filmsforaction.org/ Jun 10, 2015 Documentaries have an incredible power to raise awareness and create transformative changes in consciousness both at the personal and global levels.

The Top 100 Documentaries We Can Use To Change The World

Over the last 8 years, we've watched hundreds of social change documentaries and cataloged the best of them on the site. There's now so many that we realized we needed to filter this down even further. So what follows is our list of the very best 100 - hand-picked for their quality, insight and potential to inspire positive change. All of the films have been selected because they are either free to watch online, or can be rented online. I watch therefore I am: seven movies that teach us key philosophy lessons. How can we do the right thing?

I watch therefore I am: seven movies that teach us key philosophy lessons

Force Majeure If you had lived in Germany in 1939, would you have helped protect Jews or gone along with their systematic extermination? If you had been an MP 10 years ago, would you have milked your expenses for what they were worth? And if you and your family faced a threat, would you protect them or save yourself? We all like to think that in such situations our basic decency would shine through, but we can never know. In the aftermath, several characters try to excuse him. Aristotle’s insight was that we rarely have the time or opportunity to sit down and think about what the best thing to do is before acting. Films For Action: Watch And Share Films Made To Inspire Action For A Better World.

SBS Australia. SBS Australia. 6 Mind Expanding Movies That Will Make You Question Reality And Life. By Sofia Some movies are made to touch our heart and soul with an overabundance of sentiment.

6 Mind Expanding Movies That Will Make You Question Reality And Life

They make us come in touch with our humanity and empathy. And some films are made to touch our mind, to get our mental cogs working, to awaken and expand our consciousness. They are films that deal with questions that we are all too eager and too afraid to ponder. It is those films that signal our awakening, and that push us into seeing life and our existence differently. 1. What is a dream, and what is reality? 2. “Samsara” is a little documentary film made in 2011, by the same people who had collaborated on two similar in terms of style and theme films in the last decades, “Baraka” and “Chronos”. 3. “Uncle Boonmee” came out in 2010 and was the first Thai film to win the Palme d’Or.

The film was actually the last part of a loosely linked film trilogy, titled “Primitive”, and was mostly focused on a particular area of Thailand. 4. 5. Otherwise known as “acid on film“. 6. Literally, anything. Lloyd Pye - Everything You Know Is Wrong. Evolution: Why We Prevailed - Full Program. 合気道のDVDなら -the way to mastery store- YouTube. Stories on upcoming movies. CE List: Movies With Truth or Consciousness. One the most widely appreciated forms of entertainment is undoubtedly the realm of film and television.

CE List: Movies With Truth or Consciousness

Pretty well all of us have seen a number of films and TV shows that have made us either laugh, cry, cheer or even at times leave us contemplating why it was ever made. An element that is not that common in film is to find bits of truth or consciousness, and that’s why we at Collective Evolution have put together a list of some of the films we could think of that could offer you a bit more than simple entertainment. We have also listed a bit (not all) of the truth/ consciousness to look out for when watching the film. Peaceful Warrior Gives a great look at the importance of living in the now, and sheds light on the role that the mind can play in clouding your inner guidance. The Matrix Gives a great representation of exactly what we are to the Elite of the world –batteries. Equilibrium. The Best Online Lectures and Talks to Boost Your Brain.