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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 90% Certain Women (2016) A gentle, slow-moving, film about the heartache and disappointment of four Wyoming women. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 1, 2016
4/5 100% Southwest of Salem: The Story of the San Antonio Four (2016) An account of a miscarriage of justice that reveals the enduring and scary shadow elements afoot in American society. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Nov 1, 2016
5/5 70% Before the Flood (2016) A documentary about Leonardo DiCaprio's three-year journey exploring the causes and dangers of climate change. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 28, 2016
4/5 90% Into the Inferno (2016) A visually spectacular Werner Herzog documentary about volcanoes and the magical responses they evoke in people. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 28, 2016
3/5 100% Finding Babel (2016) A documentary about the legacy of Russian Jewish writer Isaac Babel. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 28, 2016
4.5/5 93% Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) (2016) A heart-rending documentary about a small island between Libya and Sicily where illegal immigrants from Africa stop on their way to Europe. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 19, 2016
4/5 100% A Stray (2016) A parabolic film about a Somali refugee who lives on the streets of Minneapolis with his devoted dog. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 19, 2016
4/5 97% Aquarius (2016) A portrait of an unconventional 65-year-old woman who is a consummate lover of place. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 14, 2016
4/5 71% Coming Through The Rye (2016) An appealing drama about the quest of a creative young man to visit his hero, J. D. Salinger. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 14, 2016
4/5 100% Sky Ladder: The Art of Cai Guo-Qiang (2016) A visually stimulating documentary about the light shows, fireworks, and explosive events of a creative Chinese artist. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 14, 2016
4/5 100% Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (2016) An extraordinary portrait of the soulful and versatile African-American icon. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 14, 2016
2/5 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) A portrait of Nat Turner as a slave who believes he has been chosen by a wrathful God to avenge his people by killing their enemies. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 12, 2016
3.5/5 93% Being 17 (Quand on a 17 ans) (2016) A compelling French drama that enables us to savor the poignant mysteries of love, yearning, and sex. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 11, 2016
5/5 97% 13th (2016) A call to speak truth to power regarding the history of racism in the U.S. and the creation of a prison industrial complex. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Oct 6, 2016
4/5 100% 100 Years (2016) Profile of a zealous and gifted Native American heroine. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
4/5 93% Sand Storm (Sufat Chol) (2016) Story of a young Bedouin woman and the tough values choice she must make. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
3.5/5 92% Dukhtar (2015) A depiction of the enduring mother-daughter bond as a Pakistani mother saves her daughter from an arranged marriage. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
3/5 27% Milton's Secret (2016) A transformational film about a radiant octogenarian passing on his spiritual wisdom to his grandson. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
4/5 89% Do Not Resist (2016) A scary documentary on the increasing militarization of American police. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
4.5/5 94% Among the Believers (2016) A riveting documentary that explains education and the violent changes that are rocking Pakistan. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
5/5 91% A Man Called Ove (En man som heter Ove) (2016) A Swedish dramedy about the strange and wonderful ways in which a difficult person's heart can be tenderized. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 30, 2016
4/5 43% The Hollars (2016) An uplifting dramedy that reveals how disappointment can be a spiritual teacher. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 26, 2016
4/5 80% 1000 Rupee Note (Ek Hazarachi Note) (2016) A sobering depiction of the damage that money can do to caring and compassionate people. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 24, 2016
5/5 100% Chicken People (2016) A delightful documentary about three show chicken breeders whose enthusiasm is wonderful to behold. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 24, 2016
3/5 76% The Lovers And The Despot (2016) An unusual documentary about how the dictator of North Korea tries to make his country a major film producer. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 23, 2016
5/5 90% SEED: The Untold Story (2016) A boldly creative and ethically robust documentary about protecting the food supply. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 23, 2016
5/5 61% Snowden (2016) A poignant portrait of a whistle-blowing hero and the demise of privacy. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 22, 2016
4.5/5 85% Sully (2016) A tense ethical thriller probing heroism and the fallibility of computers. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 16, 2016
5/5 93% Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (2016) A bold and multidimensional documentary about the glories and the drawbacks of the Internet. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 16, 2016
3.5/5 75% A Family Affair (2016) A Danish documentary about the director's conflicted 95-year-old grandmother who loves being the center of attention. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 16, 2016
3/5 67% Camille Redouble (2012) A delightful French comedy about change, the past, and time travel. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 16, 2016
4/5 65% The Vessel (2016) A stirring parable about the spiritual transformation of a community after a tragedy. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 16, 2016
3.5/5 38% Come What May (2016) Drama about an epic movement of French citizens fleeing the German invasion in 1940. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 9, 2016
4/5 100% Cameraperson (2016) Vivid and memorable images from the career of documentary cinematography Kirsten Johnson. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 9, 2016
4/5 87% Other People (2016) A cogent dramedy about a dying mother and the emotional vulnerability of her shattered gay son. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 9, 2016
5/5 100% Landfill Harmonic (2016) An astonishing documentary that will stir your soul, bring you tears of joy, and serve as a kiss across the abyss of separation. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 9, 2016
4.5/5 60% The Light Between Oceans (2016) An emotionally rich romantic thriller about marriage, parenting, and the spiritual choices that sometimes come with both. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 6, 2016
3.5/5 81% Equity (2016) Glimpses of ethical disarray on Wall Street through the experiences of three women. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 6, 2016
4/5 80% Eddie The Eagle (2016) A rousing underdog film about an Olympic ski-jumper that will send you home with hope in your heart. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 6, 2016
3.5/5 99% Don't Think Twice (2016) A dramedy about the toxic effects of envy, fear, and competition on the hopes and dramas of a band of improv comedians in New York City. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 6, 2016
5/5 No Score Yet A 10-part masterwork: modern stories, inspired by the Ten Commandments, that explore some of the deepest and most difficult complications of the human condition. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Sep 2, 2016
4/5 47% Complete Unknown (2016) A thought-provoking drama about a woman who has spent 15 years assuming different personalities. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 31, 2016
4/5 87% Mia Madre (2016) A dramedy about a female Italian film director dealing with multiple stresses in her life. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 25, 2016
5/5 82% Indignation (2016) A triumph of elegant writing, exquisite acting, and a vibrant spiritual treatment of righteous indignation. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 25, 2016
4/5 12% The Sea of Trees (2016) A beguiling spiritual journey about grief, guilt, and the continuation of love after death. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 25, 2016
4/5 89% Fatima (2016) A tender and touching portrait of a Moroccan immigrant woman struggling to raise her two daughters in France. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 25, 2016
5/5 No Score Yet Equal Means Equal (2016) An illuminating and hard-hitting documentary that makes a solid case for equal rights for women. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 24, 2016
5/5 97% Little Men (2016) A sensitive and dramatic rendering of how two Brooklyn boys become emotionally literate. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 23, 2016
4/5 64% A Tale of Love and Darkness (2016) A sobering and insightful screen rendition of Amos Oz's memoir. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 18, 2016
4/5 100% Abortion: Stories Women Tell (2016) A documentary that honors the ethical complexities of the abortion issue through its presentation of the personal stories of women. ‐ Spirituality and Practice
Posted Aug 18, 2016