“From Street Life to Street Drama” SYNOPSIS: The documentary highlights the gravity and harsh conditions of children who end up living and working on the streets of Kathmandu, due to their families’ social and economic circumstances, forced child labour, drugs use, alcoholism and abusive parents. “Khate” is the offensive and derogatory word used to refer […]
In this film, from an the event hosted by Gaia Foundation, on the 10th of July 2013 Joanna talks of the discoveries they made on their collaborative journey, co-authoring the book: Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re in without Going Crazy.
Elaborating on The Work the Reconnects, Joanna acknowledges the pain of the challenging times that we are living in, yet joyfully illuminates the how, by embracing ‘Active Hope’, we can all share our gifts to be part of the biggest social movement in the history of human kind: ‘The Great Turning’. This is a transition from our destructive industrial growth society to finding healthy non life-exterminating ways of living together.
Sunrise: Another World – May 30th – June 2nd 2013 is the world’s first festival micronation – a free independent state dedicated to creating a more sustainable and joyful world, where ethical principles can dance hand in hand with the spirit of love, unity and celebration. Sunrise: Another World is the first UK music festival to […]
The Festival Of Life is a unique one-day event held in London, this year at its 9th edition, covering: Self-healing and Self-empowerment, Natural Parenting and Nature Cures, Healthy Vegan Organic Meals and Whole-foods, Permaculture and Environmentalism, Musical, Poetic and Artistic Expression, Simple and Non-consumerist Living, Creating Community and Networks, Celebration and Connection. For more info […]
The new Conscious Frontiers Events programme launched at Sunrise Celebration festival in Somerset, 21st-24th June 2012, featuring an eclectic array of holistic pioneers, authors, musicians, film makers and poets – from inspiring talks with ‘Extreme Pilgrim’ Peter Owen Jones and ‘Earth Pilgrim’ Satish Kumar, to spirited performances from Sheikh Ahmad Dede and his Sufi whirling […]
With autumn knocking at our door, we look back to the summer solstice when we went to Sunrise festival at the end of June. Major headlining festival Glastonbury took a break this year, and the ‘organically-grown good vibes’ of Sunrise made its mark just down the road in Bruton, Somerset. Using solar panels, wind turbines, […]