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Fierce Light: When Spirit Meets Action

Velcrow Ripper
2008 | 1 h 37 min
Fueled by the belief that another world is possible, this feature documentary takes us on a global journey tracing spiritual activism's historical roots and capturing the powerful personalities that are igniting a new wave of spiritual action around the globe. Featuring visionary Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hahn; Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu; Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker; famed tree-sitter Julia Butterfly Hill; and Hollywood celebrity turned activist, Daryl Hannah.

Awards and distinctions

  • Special Mention- Nonfiction Feature Award
    International Film Festival, Vancouver
    2008
  • NFB Most Popular Canadian Documentary Award
    International Film Festival, Vancouver
    2008