Gregory Weinkauf: Awareness Film Festival Brings Plethora of Conscious Cinema to Santa Monica
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As our world evolves, so does cinema. This week, the Awareness Film Festival presents its unique and diverse take on film as both spiritual reflection and inspiration. Commencing its fourth year, the fest runs from Thursday the 25th through Sunday the 28th of July at various venues in Santa Monica. All are welcome, and you can expect to have your mind blown and your heart opened (both in a good way).
G-L-O-R-I-A (Steinem) in Femme
The opening night gala (at my beloved Aero Theatre) is Femme, from French-American filmmaker and humanitarian Emmanuel Itier. The documentary features compelling and provocative interviews with 100 prominent women, including Sharon Stone and Yue Sai Kan, Maria Conchita Alonso and Carole Wells, Ning Liang, Rose Gong, Beth Brooke and many more. (I've enjoyed several individual clips on YouTube, and am looking forward to the combined effect. More women, less war; bring it!)
S-H-A-R-O-N (Stone) in Femme
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