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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
5/5 92% Hidden Figures (2017) The true story of three patient and patriotic African-American women who make an invaluable contribution to the success of the early space program. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Jan 18, 2017
4.5/5 95% Antarctica: Ice & Sky (La glace et le ciel) (2017) A meditative masterwork about the polar explorer and glaciologist Claude Lorius. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Jan 18, 2017
4/5 79% American Honey (2016) A road movie about two youth who cope with wounded feeling function by seeking adventure on the road. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Jan 18, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Chapter & Verse (2015) A drama that has us cheering on an ex-con who is on a serious quest for a transformed life. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Jan 12, 2017
4.5/5 83% Silence (2017) An exploration of the toxic fallout from the belief that your culture and/or religion is superior to that of others. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 30, 2016
4.5/5 90% 20th Century Women (2017) A dramedy about a mother's unusual project to teach her son how to be a good man. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 29, 2016
5/5 96% Paterson (2016) A tribute to the life and times of a bus driver, poet, and master of everyday spirituality. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 29, 2016
5/5 95% Fences (2016) A poignant screen adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play in which Denzel Washington stokes the fire in his belly. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 28, 2016
3.5/5 93% La La Land (2016) A renovated version of the old-fashioned movie musical about making it big in the City of Stars. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 27, 2016
5/5 87% Lion (2016) The true story that will elicit your empathy through the miracles in the life of a man who goes on a quest to locate his birth family. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 22, 2016
5/5 92% I, Daniel Blake (2016) Award-winning film that will draw out your empathy for those coping with poverty and the bureaucracy of England's welfare system. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 21, 2016
4/5 100% O.J.: Made in America (2016) A substantive and often sensationalistic documentary about the downfall of O.J. Simpson and the rage of African-Americans against injustices. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 14, 2016
4/5 96% Neruda (2016) A Chilean film that blends fantasy and realism in its treatment of poet Pablo Neruda and a policeman fascinated with him. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 13, 2016
4/5 93% Life, Animated (2016) The hero's journey of a young autistic man who has found personal expression and meaning through Disney animated movies. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 13, 2016
4/5 70% Miss Sloane (2016) A tense political thriller about a smart and sassy Washington lobbyist whose primary ethic is winning. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 13, 2016
4/5 12% Collateral Beauty (2016) A poignant meditation on the dark clouds of grief. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 13, 2016
5/5 96% Manchester by the Sea (2016) An elegant and spiritually sobering film about the ways in which guilt, loss, isolation and self-destruction can erode the foundations of our lives. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 13, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Saving Mes Aynak (2014) An Afghan archaeologist's passionate attempts to defend one of this century's most significant discoveries of a sacred site. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 9, 2016
5/5 83% The Brand New Testament (Le tout nouveau testament) (2016) A dramedy about the Divine Feminine with a surplus of laughter, tears, music that touches the soul, and miracles that soften the heart. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 9, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story (2014) A spunky and edifying documentary on the epidemic of food waste in America. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 8, 2016
4/5 80% Best and Most Beautiful Things (2016) A documentary about a confident young woman who despite her disabilities makes a daring transition into independent living. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 8, 2016
5/5 98% Moonlight (2016) Sixteen years in the life of a gay, poor, and bullied black man whose quest for wholeness touches our hearts. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 6, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007) Powerful drama which charts the greed, racial hatred, violence, deception, and injustice heaped upon Native Americans. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 1, 2016
2.5/5 89% Loving (2016) An underwhelming telling of the story of the couple behind the 1967 Supreme Court case that legalized interracial marriages. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 1, 2016
2.5/5 61% Allied (2016) A boring WWII spy story whose well-known stars have little chemistry between them. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 1, 2016
4.5/5 96% Bobby Sands: 66 Days (2016) A searing documentary about the life and death of an Irish hero. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 1, 2016
5/5 100% Things to Come (L'avenir) (2016) Touching portrait of a resilient woman facing multiple challenges as she ages. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Dec 1, 2016
4.5/5 96% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) An inspiring documentary on the legacy of the African-American writer and activist. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 28, 2016
3.5/5 100% Golden Kingdom (2016) An elegant spiritual drama about the spiritual journeys of four novice Buddhist monks in Myanmar. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 22, 2016
4/5 70% Touched With Fire (2016) A rich drama about the interface between creative expression and mental illness. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 22, 2016
5/5 95% The Edge of Seventeen (2016) An immensely appealing teen comedy that speaks to us with immediacy and grace about adolescence. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 21, 2016
No Score Yet Circle of Poison (2015) This prophetic documentary points out that what goes around, comes around. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
3.5/5 88% I Am Not Madame Bovary (2016) A Chinese comedy about a distraught peasant woman on a quest for justice. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
3.5/5 78% Magnus (2016) A pleasant and entertaining Norwegian documentary about the acclaimed wizard known as the Mozart of Chess. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
3/5 90% Uncle Howard (2016) A celebration of the New York City filmmaker and friend to a band of wild and crazy artists. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
5/5 95% Seasons (Les saisons) (2016) An immersive experience of what life was like for animals and early humans during the Golden Age of the forest. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
4.5/5 100% Disturbing The Peace (2016) A substantive documentary lauding the efforts of Combatants for Peace to bring a two-state solution to Israel/Palestine. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 18, 2016
3/5 33% Ali and Nino (2016) A love story between a Muslim and an Eastern Orthodox believer that is also a history lesson about oil-rich Azerbaijan. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 17, 2016
3/5 No Score Yet The Islands and the Whales (2016) An exploration of the current threats to the lifestyle of the people living in the Faroe Islands. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 17, 2016
4/5 75% A Street Cat Named Bob (2016) The true story of a stray city cat whose love of a street musician turns his life around. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 16, 2016
4/5 89% Blood On The Mountain (2016) A hard-hitting documentary about the death and destruction heaped upon the coal miners of West Virginia ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 16, 2016
4.5/5 100% National Bird (2016) A profile of three whistleblowers who are very critical of America's secret drone program. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 16, 2016
5/5 94% Arrival (2016) A sobering sci-fi thriller about the race to communicate with intelligent alien life to avert disaster. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 16, 2016
5/5 93% The Eagle Huntress (2016) A breathtaking experience of the good medicine of a golden eagle in alliance with a 13-year old Mongolian girl. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 14, 2016
3/5 90% Doctor Strange (2016) A Marvel character fights evil in a mix of special effects and metaphysics. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 7, 2016
3/5 100% Peter and the Farm (2016) An unusual documentary about the flaws and vulnerabilities of an organic farmer. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 7, 2016
4/5 86% Hacksaw Ridge (2016) An adrenaline-charged World War II story revolving around the nonviolence of a Seventh Day Adventist conscientious objector. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 7, 2016
5/5 84% The Ivory Game (2016) An extraordinary documentary that gives us hope that the last wild elephants in Africa can be saved from extinction. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 4, 2016
4/5 89% All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone (2016) A tribute to independent journalist I. F. Stone and contemporary journalists who continue his adversarial spirit. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 4, 2016
4.5/5 82% Captain Fantastic (2016) An astonishing film about an unconventional father and his six children who live in the wilderness of the Pacific Northwest. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 4, 2016