Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action

Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action
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Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action
Canada, 2008, 97 Minute Running Time
Topics: Documentary, Political, Religion
Program: True Stories
Language: English, Spanish, Hindi English Sub-Titles

Awards: NFB Award at VIFF

In Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action, filmmaker Velcrow Ripper searches for deeper meaning in his life. He finds it in "fierce light," or desire for change driven by love and compassion. Featuring interviews with world spiritual leaders, this film will inspire viewers with hope.

DIRECTOR: Velcrow Ripper
Producer: Cher Hawrysh, Gerry Flahive
Editor: Velcrow Ripper
Screenwriter: Velcrow Ripper
Cinematographer: Velcrow Ripper
Principal Cast: With: Thich Nhat Hahn, Desmond Tutu, Alice Walker, Julia Butterfly Hill
Filmography: ScaredSacred (2004), A Place Called Chiapas (1998), Bones of the Forest (1995)
Print Source: National Film Board of Canada

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