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Sacred (2017)




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This eye-opening documentary, comprised of footage shot by various filmmakers in more than 25 countries, explores how different religious practices and rituals from around the globe help reveal our common humanity.


Critic Reviews for Sacred

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (4)

Abstract, yet moving... The film articulates a concept of universal humanity. No matter the religion or circumstances, we all have the same desires for peace and connection throughout life.

May 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Rarely lingers on any subject for long and even more rarely inquires about the beliefs behind the ceremonies it observes.

May 9, 2017 | Full Review…

Mr. Lennon enlisted 40 filmmakers in 25 countries to record scenes large and small, and the results are surprisingly cohesive.

May 4, 2017 | Full Review…

An impressively global project yields an attractive, mild if rather diffuse film in "Sacred," a respectful exploration by documentarian Thomas Lennon of faith and religious practice across the globe.

May 2, 2017 | Full Review…

Religion, with all its baggage, is absolutely beautiful.

August 21, 2017 | Full Review…

What comes across is a heartfelt and aesthetically pleasing tour of ancient practices that have somehow survived the onslaught of modernity.

July 27, 2017 | Full Review…

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