December: Celebrating Our Shared Humanity

Spiritual Cinema Circle by Spiritual Cinema Circle | November 23rd, 2012 | 1 Comment
topic: Conscious Living News, Inspirational Media, Personal Growth | tags: All The Way Up, awards, Best Short, choice, Christian Vuissa, December, destiny, director, disability, documentary, Downpour, DVD club, Everything Is Incredible, fate, film short, films, generations, helicopter, humanity, life, love, mentor, Monaco International Film Festival, movies, polio, Sir David Jason, Spiritual Cinema Circle, spirituality, The Letter Writer, video trailer, wedding, writer

This December, Spiritual Cinema Circle celebrates films that remind us of our shared humanity.

The feature film for December is The Letter Writer, written and directed by Christian Vuissa. It is a story about connection across generations as a teenage girl learns a valuable lesson from her mentor, a man at the end of a long life.

Gaiam Is a Finalist in the 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards!

Gaiam Staff by Gaiam Staff | February 14th, 2011 | No Comments
topic: Gaiam Happenings | tags:, awards, Clothing, dvd, exercise, Mari Winsor, pilates, workout

We’ve been selected as finalists in the 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards! We’ve been nominated in two categories:

And the Oscar Goes to… Stephen Simon’s Take on the Upcoming Academy Awards

Stephen Simon by Stephen Simon | February 9th, 2010 | No Comments
topic: Inspirational Media | tags: Avatar, awards, movies, Oscars, Stephen Simon, The Blind Side

The Oscar nominations are in. As a 25 year Academy member who votes each year for these awards, here’s my perspective on the crosscurrents I sense this year from my fellow Academy members:

AvatarI’m personally thrilled that Avatar and The Blind Side are the two most nominated films. Yes! They both richly deserve that recognition. While I expected Avatar to get its due, I was very pleasantly surprised to see such warm acceptance of The Blind Side. Usually, the Academy is very snooty about films that do not win critical accolades, and it was not exactly a critic’s favorite. It’s way too positive and emotionally satisfying for the cynics, uh, critics.

Gaiam Nominated for Green Business of the Year

Gaiam Staff by Gaiam Staff | September 18th, 2008 | No Comments
topic: Gaiam Happenings, Giving Back, Green Living | tags: awards, corporate responsibility, environment, gaiam, green-business

We are thrilled to announce that Gaiam has been nominated for Green Business of the Year by Co-Op America. We’re among just 10 green businesses vying for the 2008 People’s Choice Award in a contest that is “a celebration of the leaders of the green economy, and a challenge to corporate America to follow their path.”

Co-Op America 2008 People's Choice Award