Archive for Film Reviews

Walk with me

Sneha reviews the recently released documentary about Thich Nhat Hanh and his Plum Village located near Bordeaux in southwest France, the first monastic community founded by him in [...]

I Am Not Your Negro

Gyanodaya reviews the 2016 American documentary film directed by Raoul Peck, based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, 'Remember This House'.

Hidden Figures

Madhuri reviews a film that came out in January this year; the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of [...]

Silence

Ghoshen reviews the latest film by Martin Scorsese, with Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver and Liam Neeson as actors.

The Commune

Navyo reviews Thomas Vinterberg's film: "Refreshing and familiar, it asks us to look at where we compromise in our lives for the sake of security and society, cutting off the [...]

Alone in Berlin

Bhagawati reviews a gripping and haunting movie that shows much to reflect on.

The coming war on China

Bhagawati reviews John Pilger’s 60th documentary, which presents an urgent wake-up call to humanity.

The Young Pope

Navyo reviews Paolo Sorrentino's new television drama series: "It's a must see."

The Man Who Knew Infinity

A review by Ghoshen: "...it is a jolly fine film!"

The Queen of Katwe

A new movie directed by renowned Mira Neir shows a real life family action about a chess prodigy from Uganda’s slums. Kul Bhushan wrote the review.

The Danish Girl

Navyo reviews a film based on a true story directed by Tom Hooper.

Pilgrimage

Ghoshen talks about the TV series 'Sacred Journeys' and the film 'The Way' - and about pilgrimage in various cultures.

The Great Beauty: A visual feast

Navyo reviews Paolo Sorrentino's film 'La Grande Bellezza'.

The Mosque in Morgantown

Prem Geet reviews this brave, no-holds-barred documentary from 2009 that is currently broadcast on PBS in the USA. It is about Islam, feminism and change in a West Virginia Muslim [...]

Mango Dreams

Pankaja reviews John Upchurch’s film about a Sikh and a Muslim on a journey in a rickshaw.

Osho’s Unhurried Rustic, Sensitive Childhood

Kul Bhushan reviews the movie 'Rebellious Flower', released on January 15, 2016 in India.

Experimenter

Bhagawati reviews Michael Almereyda's movie (based on a true story) starring Peter Sarsgaard and Winona Ryder.

Youth (La Giovinezza)

Navyo reviews Paolo Sorrentino's new film: "A gem!"

The Walk

Ghoshen's review: "Film of the year!"

One Track Heart

Bhagawati reviews the film - the story of Krishna Das.

The Goob

Prem Geet reviews this stunning first feature film.

The Giver

A film review by Ghoshen.

Whiplash

Bhagawati reviews a film by Damien Chazelle, starring J.K. Simmons (who just won this year’s Oscar for Best Supporting Actor) and Miles Teller.

Mr. Nobody

Ghoshen reviews a film by Jaco van Dormael, starring Jared Leto, Sarah Polley, Diane Kruger.

Samsara

Bhagawati reviews an inspiring documentary.

The Railway Man

Ghoshen reviews a movie that culminates in forgiveness and healing.

Holy Motors

Film review by Ghoshen.

Vision – From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen

Ghoshen's review on the film by Margarethe von Trotta.

‘Gravity’: Blending Science with Spirituality

Kul Bhushan reviews the movie ‘Gravity’

The Strange Case of Wilhelm Reich

A review of the movie by Dr. Benajir Wolf.

‘Cloud Atlas’, Osho, Karma and Reincarnation

Kaiyum reviews the film ‘Cloud Atlas’

Searching for Sugar Man

Review of the Oscar winning documentary about Sixto Rodriguez's life.

Nuclear Savage

Bettina's thoughts on the documentary by Adam Horowitz.

The Love Play of the Gods

Bhagawati's review of Vimlan's inspirational Khajuraho documentary.

Unmistaken Child

Review of a documentary about a Tibetan monk who had served his Lama for 23 years and is given the task to find the reincarnation of his master.

The End Is My Beginning

Review of the book and film featuring Tiziano Terzani’s talks to his son about his life and the greatest journey of all, death.

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

If you are homesick of India, this movie is a must!

Reiki DVD by Tanmaya

An inspirational DVD by world-acclaimed author Tanmaya Honervogt in German language

Lamu – Kenya’s Magical Island

Review of Oscar's documentary of the island of Lamu

Home, the Movie

Review of the documentary 'Home'

Ashram, The Movie

The movie 'Ashram', recently uploaded on YouTube, still creates headlines after 30 years

‘A Summer in Orange’ Reviewed

Samai loved the film 'Sommer in Orange' and sent us her impressions

Reboot Your Life

The movie 'Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead' shows that obesity can be cured and that to change the world, is to change yourself

Guru: Bhagwan, His Secretary & His Bodyguard

Swiss movie about Osho and Sannyas, interviews with Sheela and Shiva; media highlights