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January: A New Beginning

Posted By Spiritual Cinema Circle On January 4, 2013 @ 12:24 pm In Inspirational Media, Personal Growth | No Comments

This January, Spiritual Cinema Circle [1] features films about new beginnings .

Shuffle is a complex and engrossing film about the choices we make [2] as our lives unfold. In the spirit of both Memento and It’s a Wonderful Life, we encounter a man who suddenly begins to experience the events of his life out of sequence, as he slowly realizes that his biggest challenge is also his most dazzling opportunity. Shuffle stars T.J. Thyne (from Bones) and was written and directed by Kurt Kuenne, the same team behind the delightful short Validation [3].

Baby Monitor and Lobster are both from filmmaker Jocelyn Jansons, our in-studio guest on this month’s DVD program. The first is powerful short about overcoming the past [4], while the second is a humorous look at the existence of the soul.

Washed Up Love, set in Ireland [5], is a lighthearted story about a woman who meets a younger man when he literally washes ashore, causing her to question the path of her life.


Spiritual Cinema Circle [1] is a monthly DVD club that celebrates inspiring and thought-provoking films.


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[1] Spiritual Cinema Circle: http://www.spiritualcinemacircle.com/?utm_source=GLife&utm_medium=Blog&utm_campaign=2013-1

[2] the choices we make: http://life.gaiam.com/article/end-decision-drain-6-ways-manage-choices-ease-stress-and-boost-energy

[3] Validation: http://youtu.be/Cbk980jV7Ao

[4] overcoming the past: http://life.gaiam.com/article/5-steps-overcoming-painful-past

[5] Ireland: http://www.gaiamtv.com/video/ireland?chan=GaiamLife&utm_source=GaiamLife&utm_medium=Web&utm_campaign=10day

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