Results for "keyword: "monasticism""
A Question of Faith A parabolic drama, set in a California monastery, about a monk who becomes pregnant, thus challenging viewers to consider the mysterious implications of what it means to carry the divine seed within u…
The Secret of Kells A stunningly beautiful animated feature from Ireland that reveals the fire power of faith when it is wedded to imagination.
Yangsi An astonishing documentary about the 14 year spiritual journey of a reincarnated Tibetan lama
The Little Hours A raunchy convent comedy loosely based on The Decameron, a 14th century classic
Of Gods and Men A deeply human and spiritually enlightening French film about the mission of seven Catholic monks serving a poor Muslim community in Algeria.
The Monastery: Mr. Vig & The Nun A psychologically rich documentary about generosity and the difficulty we all have in letting go of rigid habits.
10 Questions for the Dalai Lama A fascinating portrait of the 14th Dalai Lama and an interview with him.
Beyond the Hills An engrossing psychological drama about what happens in a monastery when zealousness leads to suffering rather than healing.
The Nun's Story A top-drawer religious film starring Audrey Hepburn about humility, faith, and obedience; part of the Films of Faith Collection.
Mysteries of the Jesus Prayer A documentary that presents a long-needed overview of Eastern spirituality in our time with its emphasis on prayer, silence, and living icons.